Foundations of Anti-Racism

The Commons (COM) 3297 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Celebrate Black History Month with us!

Black History Month: The Drag and Ball of It All

University Centre (UNC) - Ballroom 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

In celebration of Black History Month, "The Drag and Ball of it All" event will aim to educate and inform participants about the history and cultural significance of the ballroom scene, and its influence on current popular culture.

IBPOC Faculty & Staff Get Together: Celebrating Black History Month

University Centre (UNC) - Ballroom 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Celebrate the last day of Black History Month with an IBPOC Faculty and Staff Get Together. Join together in solidarity with other IBPOC faculty, staff, postdoctoral fellows and graduate students to recognize and appreciate the achievements, impact and legacies of Black community members.

UBC Disability Affinity Group (DAG) Check-In

Kelowna, BC, Canada

Attend an informal, drop-in style Zoom meeting to discuss concerns, issues, strategies, advocacy, ideas, or just sit back and relax with your camera on or off in a safe and supportive environment with other disabled UBC community members. Please email disability.affinity@equity.ubc.ca for connection details and please include any accessibility needs. All self-identifying disabled UBC community members are […]

Free

Mini Pride Picnic

Arts & Sciences Courtyard 3187 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Join us for a mini Pride picnic and gathering on Wednesday June 7th from 1pm - 4pm in the courtyard outside of the Arts & Science building!

JEDII STEM Series: Best practices for effective allyship

Online virtual event Online

Join this JEDII STEM Series session to explore best practices (and common pitfalls) for engaging in thoughtful and intentional allyship with historically, persistently, or systemically marginalized groups.

An Evening With Dr. Maydianne Andrade

University Centre (UNC) - Ballroom 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Join us for An Evening with Dr. Maydianne Andrade - Spiders to wrangle and mountains to climb.

Free

Pride Programming Launch: Meet and Greet

University Centre (UNC) 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Celebrate the launch of Pride Programming 2023-24 with a low-stakes meet and greet for 2SLGBTQIA+ folks and allies at UBC.

2023 IBPOC Faculty & Staff Meet & Greet

University Centre (UNC) - Ballroom 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Kick-off the term with the IBPOC Faculty & Staff Meet & Greet! Enjoy refreshments while connecting with other IBPOC-identifying faculty, staff and postdoctoral scholars at UBCO.

Queer Consent 101

University Centre (UNC) - First and Second Year Collegium 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Queer Consent 101 Join Sexual Violence Prevention & Response Office facilitator Johannah Black as we delve into the queer sex education you didn’t get in high school! In this workshop we'll talk about consent basics, tools for setting boundaries, resources for exploring desire in queer relationships. We center queer and trans experiences throughout and take […]

National Coming Out Day

The Commons (COM) - Sawchuk Family Theatre (Engagement Theatre) 3297 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

October 11 is National Coming Out Day. This day celebrates the many people who identify as 2SLGBTQIA+ who “come out” (a term stemming from the phrase “come out of the closet”) to friends or family about their sexuality. Visit our celebration station to recognize this big moment with bracelet making, snacks, coffee and more!

SVPRO Presents: Trans Allyship 101

University Centre (UNC) - First and Second Year Collegium 3272 University Way, Kelowna, BC, Canada

This International Pronouns Day, join us in unraveling the gender-binary by learning more about diverse gender identities! This workshop from the Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Office (SVPRO) at UBCO will equip you with the practical skills necessary to support your gender-diverse friends, family members, and classmates. Learn all about pronouns, pride, and cis-gendered privilege! […]

Pride Picnic: Drag, Music and Joy

Engineering, Management, and Education Building (EME) – Richard S. Hallisey Atrium (Lower atrium) 1137 Alumni Ave, Kelowna, BC, Canada

Don’t miss Pride Programming 2023-24’s flagship event, Pride Picnic! Back again, Pride Picnic is an annual celebration of gender and sexual diversity and queer joy.