UBC Engineering Class of 2022: Meet four women working to engineer a more inclusive world
Jun 22, 2022 | 09:18am | Announcement
On June 23, Women in Engineering Day, we look to the women of the past, present, and future who work to make contributions to the field of engineering.
Everyone belongs in STEM: Creating an environment for all youth to feel welcome through the Geering Up program
Jun 21, 2022 | 12:42pm | Announcement
Geering Up is a community outreach program run by UBC Engineering to provide the youth of British Columbia with the opportunity to investigate engineering, science, and technology in a fun, educational and safe environment.
Celebrating 2SLGBTQIA+ People in Applied Sciences
Jun 15, 2022 | 09:03am | Announcement
Resources Get Educated Explore the work of Elizabeth Saewyc, Director of UBC’s School of Nursing and the Stigma and Resilience Among Vulnerable Youth Centre (SARAVYC), whose research focuses on 2SLGBTQIA+ and marginalized youth. Watch the video…
Harm is Not Historical
Jun 20, 2022 | 03:00pm - 04:30pm | Event
UBC’s Applied Science's EDI.I Office presents a National Indigenous History Month event.
Urban planning is more about people than the built environment
May 30, 2022 | 01:00pm | Spotlight
UBC School of Community and Regional Planning masters student William Canero shares advice and details experiences in the program.
International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia 2022
CBC Listen | May 24, 2022 | 12:34pm | Media coverage
Materials engineering to mind engineering
May 20, 2022 | 10:57pm | Spotlight
I clearly remember the day when my dad woke me up one morning, holding my acceptance letter, his eyes beaming with joy. My excitement knew no bounds. My first year at UBC came with its unique challenges. I struggled with my coursework and at one…
It’s getting better for trans, bisexual and gay youth – but there’s still room to improve
May 17, 2022 | 12:05pm | Announcement
May 17 is the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia. As we celebrate sexual and gender diversity, it is also important to highlight the continued challenges faced by those with diverse genders and sexualities.
Architects Against Housing Alienation to represent Canada at international architectural exhibition
CityNews | May 09, 2022 | 02:46pm | Media coverage
Architects Against Housing Alienation, co-led by school of architecture and landscape architecture professors Matthew Soules, Dr. Sara Stevens, Dr. Tijana Vujosevic, will represent Canada at next year's Venice Biennale of Architecture, an …
Applied Science co-op student pivots to EDI.I amid the pandemic
Apr 14, 2022 | 02:36pm | Announcement
University of British Columbia student Ashley Kairu, currently in her third year of a chemical and biological engineering degree, had an opportunity to pivot in 2020 and complete her co-op in the Faculty of Applied Science as an Equity Ambassador.