UBC Applied Science is creating a culture that values cultural humility and safety, Indigenous ways of knowing, and wellness.

Events

Initiative: Engage In Dialogue

We are providing opportunities to engage in dialogue internally, across the university, and in our communities.

TopicsDescription
Decolonization & Indigenization

Upcoming: Reconciliation + Design Dialogue Series

Past: Truth and the Role of Engineers in Decolonization Dialogue Series

EDII Awareness

Orange Shirt Day

Transgender Day of Remembrance at UBC | UBCevents

Indigenous Scholars Panel: Decolonization, Indigenization, Reconciliation within STEM

Outreach

Initiative: Engage In Outreach

We are expanding our outreach programs to underrepresented and underserved communities.

TopicsDescription
Experiential Learning

Co-op with Geering Up: Indigenous outreach

Tene Mehodihi

Geering up Engineering Outreach

General Information

Indigenous STEM Outreach

WIE Outreach SubcommitteeAbout Us | Women in Engineering UBC

Student Clubs and Affinity Groups

Initiative: Find Your Community

We are elevating student, faculty and staff-led organizations and initiatives that support equity deserving groups and provide opportunities for allies to engage.

TopicsDescription
Affinity Groups

IBPOC Connections: Staff & Faculty

IBPOC STEM Network - UBC Equity & Inclusion Office

Pride Collective at UBC

Trans, Two-Spirit and Gender Diversity Task Force

Equity Student Advisory Council

Canadian-American Indian Science and Engineering Society

Student Clubs

NSBE: National Society of Black Engineers

ACCEPT: Association of Chinese Canadian Engineering Professionals and Technologists

Gears & Queers

AISES: Canadian Indigenous Science and Engineering Society

WiE: Women in Engineering

FaFa: For A Feminist Architecture Blog and Facebook group

NOMAS: National Organization of Minority Architecture Students

SCARP PSA: Planning Students Association

CNSA: Canadian Nursing Students' Association BIPOC committee

E-IDEAS Student Group Contact List

EDI.I in Practice

Dr. Helen Brown with Indigenous woman

Dr. Helen Brown's story

Dr. Helen Brown focuses her research through participatory and Indigenous-led studies to promote equity at the intersections of health and justice. Read how she has woven in the importance of community collaboration, building relationships and reinforcing cultural connection in her research

UBCO aerial shot

14 Not Forgotten Memorial

The 14 Not Forgotten Memorial at the UBC Okanagan campus is an inspirational art installation that will be a permanent memorial to the young women whose lives were taken during the tragic 1989 École Polytechnique massacre in Montreal. Please show your support by making a donation by July 31, 2021.

Do you have any EDI.I-related questions?

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