Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

Reconciliation + Design: Dialogue 1 - Truth

Oct 14, 2021 | 4:30pm | Event

Join us for the first dialogue of the Reconciliation + Design Series: Truth This reconciliation + design dialogue series is co-designed and led by UBC Civil Engineering Assistant Professor of Teaching Pam Wolf and Civil Engineering graduate student…

Save the Date: The 94 Truth & Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action

Sep 29, 2021 | 3:00pm - 4:30pm | Event

On September 29th, to honour the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation Day (Sept 30th), we invite you to join us for a participatory reading of the 94 Calls to Action from the 2015 Truth and Reconciliation Commission.

UBC engineering graduate receives the 2023 Order of the White Rose

| Announcement

Amelia Dai, a UBC chemical and biological engineering graduate, is the ninth recipient of the Order of the White Rose Scholarship. The annual $50,000 scholarship pays tribute to 14 women whose lives were lost at on December 6, 1989.

UBC Geering Up recognized for impact on future engineers by IEEE

| Announcement

UBC Geering Up Engineering Outreach is being recognized for its achievements in promoting STEM education to youth, with an award from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers' Educational Activities Board.

Truth and Reconciliation in workplaces

CBC Listen | | Media coverage

Dana-Lyn Mackenzie, Senior Manager of EDI and Indigeneity, discussed Weaving Relations, a training course on Indigenous understanding for UBC faculty and staff.

Optimism, gratitude, and painful memories at B.C. events on Orange Shirt Day

British Columbia | | Media coverage

Applied Science co-hosted an intergenerational march at the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre on September 30 to mark Orange Shirt Day. Dana-Lyn Mackenzie, Senior Manager EDI and Indigeneity, was quoted. 

‘We are always there’: Indigenous people also practice self-care on Sept. 30

Global News | | Media coverage

Indigenous engineering PhD student Danilo Caron said spending time with family following September 30 is restorative.

Intergenerational March to commemorate Orange Shirt Day

Sep 30, 2023 | 11:45am - 3:00pm | Event

Join us for an intergenerational march to commemorate Orange Shirt Day. Members of the UBC community, families and those in solidarity are welcome to participate.

9 ways to observe National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in and around Vancouver

Curiocity | | Media coverage

UBC Applied Science and Land and Food Systems are hosting an intergenerational march on Sep 30 to mark Orange Shirt Day. 

Weaving Relations: UBC launches Indigenous histories training course

The Ubyssey | | Media coverage

A new course exploring Indigenous histories in Canada, developed by UBC Applied Science, has launched on National Indigenous Peoples Day.

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