Events

IBPOC Staff & Faculty Get Together

IBPOC Staff & Faculty Get Together

IBPOC-identifying staff and faculty at UBCO are invited to a casual get together that seeks to provide a space to build community and social connection.

Trans Day of Visibility

Trans Day of Visibility

Celebrated annually, March 31 is Trans Day of Visibility, a day to intentionally celebrate the achievements and contributions of transgender and gender diverse community members.

Black Care Baskets

Black Care Baskets

Black Care Baskets are an initiative created by the Equity and Inclusion Office in collaboration with the Global Engagement Office and the African Caribbean Student Club. Sign up for yours.

Healing and Understanding Syilx Plantlife

Healing and Understanding Syilx Plantlife

Join Syilx facilitator, Krystal Withakay, to learn about Syilx plantlife and build a deeper understanding of the connection between land and healing. This event is free and part of Sexual Assault Awareness Month, sponsored by UBC’s Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office. Open to all IBPOC staff, faculty and students.

Equity & Inclusion Office Response to COVID-19

Equity & Inclusion Office Response to COVID-19

UBC’s Equity & Inclusion Office response to COVID-19 and commitment to delivery of services

Queer Orientation 2019

Queer Orientation 2019

Queer Orientation is back! Start off your school year by celebrating sexual and gender diversity on campus. From Pride Picnic to film screenings and workshops, there will be a welcoming and engaging space for all.  This series of events is hosted by the Equity & Inclusion Office and the Pride Resource Centre. Programming 

Rule Out Racism 2019

Rule Out Racism 2019

You are invited to join the conversation about race and racism at UBC Okanagan.

Transgender Day of Remembrance 2018

Transgender Day of Remembrance 2018

Join the Equity & Inclusion Office’s Positive Space Committee and the UBCSUO Pride Resource Centre for a vigil + poetry reading by trans students and youth on November 20th from 6:00-8:00pm in UNC 335. This event commemorates the National Transgender Day of Remembrance, a day to honour the lives lost to transphobia & anti-trans violence. Community members are welcome […]

Analog Dialogue: Chat to Thrive

Analog Dialogue: Chat to Thrive

This Thrive Week at UBC (October 29 – November 2) take care of your mental health. Join us and take a moment to unplug and embrace the spirit of analog communication. Type a letter to friend on an old-school typewriter, call a family member on a rotary phone, or simply put pencil to paper and write to your future self.

Man up: How can we reshape ideas around masculinity in the 21st Century?

Man up: How can we reshape ideas around masculinity in the 21st Century?

What would a healthier and more respectful view of masculinity look like? Join us on September 5th for an important conversation about the changing societal views of masculinity in the 21st Century.