Submitted on behalf of Maï Yasué from the UBC Equity & Inclusion Office

  • IBPOC STEM Network Spring Social
    • March 2, 3:00 – 4:30 PM | ICICS/CS Building (UBCV)
    • Audience: IBPOC women, transgender and non-binary faculty, staff, postdocs, graduate students

Black History Month: The Drag and Ball of It All

  • February 15, 2:00 – 4:00 PM | UNC Ballroom (UBCO)
  • Audience: everyone
  • Student Equity Engagement Network
    • 3 sessions | February 16, March 9, March 23 | Irving K. Barber Learning Centre (UBCV)
    • Audience: Undergraduate, graduate, doctoral students engaged in an EDI initiative at UBC
    • First session: Creating community connections to support EDI at UBC
    • February 16, 1:00 – 2:30 PM | Irving K. Barber Learning Centre
    • We would appreciate it if Faculty Equity Leads and EDI Committees could forward this out to students who work with you on EDI initiatives in your departments.
  • Upcoming event
    • IBPOC Connections Faculty & Staff Lunch: Create joy and play
    • March 9, 12:00 – 1:30 PM | St. John’s College (UBCV)
    • Ticketed event
  • New online course “Weaving Relations” that folks at UBC can enroll in for free to
    • This was developed by Dana-Lyn Mackenzie (who was one of the panelists at the last STEM Series session). Weaving Relations explores Indigenous histories, people, and contexts, as well as settler colonialism in Canada, through the lens of Indigenous-Canadian relationships. The course considers how we got to where we are now, and how we can build a better future together.