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Rule Out Racism Week

Rule Out Racism Week

UBC Okanagan celebrates the United Nations International Day for Elimination of Racial Discrimination (March 21) – find an event or workshop near you!

UBC Named One of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2019

UBC Named One of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2019

UBC has been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2019. These awards recognize Canadian companies that stand out through their efforts to create inclusive and respectful workplaces.

Statement in Response to Attacks in Sri Lanka

Statement in Response to Attacks in Sri Lanka

The devastating attacks on people in churches and at hotels on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka are appalling and, like Christchurch, are an attack on all of us. We condemn these atrocities and stand with our Sri Lankan faculty, staff, and students – and all those affected – as they mourn losses within their extended family and friends.

Help Build a More Inclusive UBC

Help Build a More Inclusive UBC

Help shape UBC’s Inclusion Action Plan. Share your voice online or stop by one of our conversation pop-ups across campus. Learn more about how you can get involved and informed, and complete the survey until March 30.

UBC Equity Enhancement Fund: Call for Proposals

UBC Equity Enhancement Fund: Call for Proposals

Bring your ideas to life. Apply for up to $10,000 in funding for community-based, collaborative projects that engage the community and help build a more welcoming and Inclusive UBC.

Culture(s) of Consent

Culture(s) of Consent

Join us on January 9th, for a conversation with community activists and UBC students, faculty, and staff, as we explore how consent may or may not be understood differently depending on where you are or who you are with.

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.

A New Wave of Intercultural Sharing on UBC’s Okanagan Campus

A New Wave of Intercultural Sharing on UBC’s Okanagan Campus

Through workshops and speaker events, Rule Out Racism 2018 week engaged students, faculty, staff, and community members around issues of race and racism. Check out the recap and consider how you can get involved next year.