The National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism: Student Dialogue

The National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism: Student Dialogue

This event is a student-facilitated discussion with the purpose of providing space for post-secondary students from across Canada to reflect on their learnings from the National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism.


The National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism

The National Forum on Anti-Asian Racism

UBC is convening a two-day virtual event to address the ongoing crisis of escalating anti-Asian racism in Canada.


Asian Heritage Month at UBC

Asian Heritage Month at UBC

See what’s happening at UBC’s Vancouver and Okanagan campuses for Asian Heritage Month.


May 2–8, 2021


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Where are all the Black People?

The purpose of this speaker series is to foreground Black voices in fields where Blackness is particularly underrepresented, and provide actionable and measurable strategies to UBC to increase Black representation and Black excellence in these fields. Speakers from Canada and abroad will be highlighted.


February 7–13, 2021



Black History Month

Black History Month

Black History Month is an opportunity for a focused, intentional, and elevated reflection and recognition of Black history and achievement – and the many contributions of Black Canadians, Black British Columbians, and Black students, faculty and staff at UBC.


December 13-19, 2020


Transgender Day of Remembrance at UBC

Transgender Day of Remembrance at UBC

On November 20th, we honour those who have been lost to or suffered violence as a result of transphobia, as well as recognize the ongoing violence and oppression that trans people continue to face.


Identity

James Makokis and Anthony Johnson

“Our Existences Are Political”: Identity and History as Pathways for Transformation


September 6–12, 2020


Biodiversity

Vandana Shiva

The Future of Food and Farming in a Pandemic World


Jun 14-20, 2020