Celebrating 2SLGBTQIA+ People in Applied Sciences

For the second installment our Pride Month series, the Applied Science EDI.I office encourages everyone to explore the experiences and contributions of 2SLGBTQIA+ people in our communities.

A UBC student celebrates Pride in 2019.
A UBC student celebrates Pride in 2019. Photo Credit: Paul Joseph / UBC Brand & Marketing


Get Educated

Get Engaged

  • Take part in UBC Pride Connect, a reception which aims to help faculty, staff, and postdoctoral scholars build and sustain 2SLGBTQIA+ networks, while championing a more inclusive campus community. The event is on June 29th at the Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre. 
  • Listen to first-hand accounts from 2SLGBTQIA+ scientists on the podcast LGBTQ+ Stem Cast.

Call to Action

  • Read stories from the 500 Queer Scientists Visibility Campaign, a visibility campaign for LGBTQ+ people and their allies working in STEM. Add your voice and story to promote recognition and awareness of queer scientists!

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