Addressing Stigma and Discrimination: Hearing the Voices of People with Dementia

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In 2019, a four-year Participatory Action Research project funded by the Canadian Institutes of Health Research began. In this study, academic researchers (led by A. Phinney, J. Mann, & D. O’Connor) and people with lived expertise of dementia (an Action Group) came together as co-researchers to address the stigma and discrimination that so frequently accompany […]

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Six Theories that Shaped the Modern World

Online/Virtual Event

Right-wing radicalism, history as fiction, the consequences of colonialism, gender identity: the foundations for many of the debates that shape public discourse today were laid out over the course of the 20th century. In this course, explore six theories whose impact transcended the fields from which they emerged. In each session, discuss a distinct theory, […]

$120.75
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Ethics for UBC

Online/Virtual Event

Ethics for UBC is a series of engaging panel discussions that will explore the current landscape of ethics scholarship and education across the Vancouver and Okanagan campuses of our university. The first virtual installation, Ethics in the Arts, takes place on Wednesday, January 26, 2022 from 4:00 PM – 5:15 PM PST. In attending Ethics […]

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UBC Micro-certificate in Blockchain Innovation and Implementation – Free Online Information Session

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The UBC Micro-certificate in Blockchain Innovation and Implementation is an exciting program for leaders and business professionals that’s built on industry expertise, and leading-edge research from Blockchain@UBC. Blockchain is an emerging and rapidly evolving space. It can be difficult to connect the dots, and stay on course without getting lost or wasting time. This micro-certificate […]

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UBC Micro-certificate in Blockchain Innovation and Implementation – Free Online Information Session

Online/Virtual Event

The UBC Micro-certificate in Blockchain Innovation and Implementation is an exciting program for leaders and business professionals that’s built on industry expertise, and leading-edge research from Blockchain@UBC. Blockchain is an emerging and rapidly evolving space. It can be difficult to connect the dots, and stay on course without getting lost or wasting time. This micro-certificate […]

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Perspectives on Canadian and World News

Online/Virtual Event

Go behind the news headlines for an in-depth analysis of today’s most important topics and issues. Gain up-to-date perspectives, viewpoints and ideas on a wide range of current Canadian and global affairs with UBC experts who help make sense of major events, politics, health and science news, and more. For Winter 2022: We are offering […]

$120.75

Community Connection Series: Indigenous Career Stories – Finding Community and Meaning in the World of Work

Online/Virtual Event

The Centre for Student Involvement & Careers invites you to participate in our upcoming Community Connection Event, sponsored by TD and Rogers Communications. The event is open to all students. Our January event titled ‘Indigenous Career Stories: Finding Community and Meaning in the World of Work’ will focus on exploring the intersections of our panelist’s […]

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