Labour After Socialism: A Comparative Perspective

Arts Building (ART) 1147 Research Road, Kelowna, BC

Explore how workers and trade unions have followed very different trajectories since the end of the Cold War and collapse of state socialism.

Free

EMERGE Career Week – Keynote with Adobea Foli

Online virtual event Online

Join us for the opening session of EMERGE! Adobea Foli is a UBC alumna and entrepreneurial-minded leader. With  more than 10 years of experience in project management, data analysis, business development and corporate strategy, Adobea has reinvented and repositioned her career in the United States, Ghana and Canada, and across various industries. She is a […]

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EMERGE Career Week – Equity, Diversity, Mental Health and Personal Safety at Work

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Join Liz Jonas, Counsellor with Health and Wellness/International Programs & Services, for a session that looks at the importance of equity and diversity in the workplace, and the effect it can have on mental health and personal safety. EMERGE is a week-long event featuring different workshops, speakers, coaching sessions and networking opportunities intended to support […]

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EMERGE Career Week – Cross-cultural Barriers in the Workplace: an Intercultural Lens

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In this session, students will participate in a facilitated discussion about work-place barriers using an intersectional lens and explore ways to overcome cultural barriers and improve cross cultural communication and expression. EMERGE is a week-long event featuring different workshops, speakers, coaching sessions, and networking opportunities intended to support Black students and students of color while they navigate the job market. The aim of this event is […]

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EMERGE Career Week – Networking event

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A networking opportunity where you choose who you speak with and use your curiosity. Get all your questions answered from alumni and community partners from multiple sectors including; finance, federal government, insurance, business, arts, and engineering, and education. Our session panelists will discuss their career paths and share personal best practices and tools that helped them to succeed, as […]

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EMERGE Career Week – Conversations Matter

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Join us for a 90-minute structured, supportive and fun virtual experience. This community project connects like-minded individuals – from anywhere – to engage and encourage. Isolation is not healthy. Staying connected is a biological requirement. Conversations Matter connects people to have meaningful conversations, gain clarity about their choices, and create hope about what’s next. EMERGE is a week-long event featuring different […]

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UBC Climate Change Research Symposium

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The UBC Climate Change Research Symposium will bring together climate researchers from multiple faculties and disciplines across both UBC campuses to discuss the climate emergency. Registration required.

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UBC Climate Change Research Symposium

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The UBC Climate Change Research Symposium will bring together climate researchers from multiple faculties and disciplines across both UBC campuses to discuss the climate emergency. Registration required.

EMERGE Keynote Speaker: Joses Akampurira

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Join Keynote Speaker Joses Akampurira to learn about his journey about how he continues to stay engaged with UBC as an alumni.

Free

EMERGE: Building Financial Literacy

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Explore what it looks like to build financial fluency for students, involving topics such as budgeting and financial planning

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EMERGE: Navigating a Virtual Career Fair

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Refine your goals for attending the Virtual Spring Career Fair and create an effective strategy to make the most of the fair.

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EMERGE: UBC Career Fair

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Explore career opportunities and secure your summer job by meeting with 80+ employers at the Spring Career Fair.

Free

POSTPONED – EMERGE: EMERGE Week Panel

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Hear from panelists who will discuss their career paths, sharing practices and tools that helped them to succeed, and what it takes to overcome barriers in pursuit of personal and professional excellence.

Free

EMERGE: Networking and Career Fair

Online virtual event Online

Take part of this one-day event that features approximately 15 employers and schools, interested in connecting with Black student and students of colour to share networking opportunities and tips of applying for jobs. 

Free