Events

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.

Pride Flag Raising Ceremony and Out Week Launch

Pride Flag Raising Ceremony and Out Week Launch

Join the Equity and Inclusion Office and the Pride Resource Centre for a Pride flag raising ceremony and help kick-off of this year’s Out Week (March 5th to 9th) at UBC Okanagan.

Live Q&A on UBC’s Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Efforts and Policy 131

Live Q&A on UBC’s Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Efforts and Policy 131

Join the conversation with Shilo St. Cyr, the director of UBC’s new Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office, and Myrna McCallum, director of investigations.

Beyond #MeToo and #IWill: Changing Workplace Culture

Beyond #MeToo and #IWill: Changing Workplace Culture

#MeToo. #IWill. Awareness is important, but how do we move beyond hashtags and words to making substantive change to the workplace experience of women?

Who Do We Pray For?

Who Do We Pray For?

Join us on Wednesday, November 22nd, as we discuss global solidarity in difficult times and how we can responsibly engage with each other and issues facing our communities.

A Discussion on Cultural Appropriation

A Discussion on Cultural Appropriation

This Halloween, remember – culture is not a costume. Join us and the UBCO Intercultural Development Program, UBCO Indigenous Student Association for a discussion on cultural appropriation.

Community Dialogue: Strategies for Navigating Our Differences

Community Dialogue: Strategies for Navigating Our Differences

Join us for a facilitated community dialogue session on Tuesday, October 10th, and learn to navigate differences in the context of free speech and our commitment to civility and respect.