Explore events that increase awareness and understanding of racial equity, justice and the systemic barriers and experiences faced by marginalized and racialized communities. Learn about allyship and solidarity, and ways that you can support anti-racism efforts toward a more inclusive UBC.
December 1, 2021 | 10:00 am
In this workshop we will explore complex classroom dynamics, such as microaggressions and tensions when students have conflicting world views.
December 2, 2021 | 10:00 am
Benson is a historian of antiracist movements across the Americas and the Caribbean at the University of Kentucky. Her research and teaching interests sit at the intersection of Africana Studies and Latin American history. Her focus is on race and revolution in Cuba.
December 3, 2021 | 10:00 am
This interactive workshop provides a deep exploration of common phrases and behaviours that can have detrimental impacts on IBPOC learners.
December 8, 2021 | 9:00 am
Collectively Improving Literacy Surrounding Indigeneity, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion with Reading Groups
This session will provide an overview of three different facilitated reading group models that took place within the Faculty of Science during 2021 to engage faculty, staff, and students in conversations about equity, diversity, inclusion, and indigeneity.
This series invites us to consider Blackness as both a culture and a mode of thinking.
UBC convened a two-day virtual event to address the ongoing crisis of escalating anti-Asian racism in Canada.
A monthly podcast hosted by UBC President and Vice-Chancellor Santa J. Ono.
There are a number of opportunities to get involved for faculty, staff and students on both campuses: