Catalyst #4: I am inspired by diverse leaders who live UBC’s values

Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence at UBC

Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence at UBC

Equity, diversity and inclusion are necessary conditions for attracting and retaining the best and brightest students, faculty and staff from around the world. This requires that we create inclusive environments free from racism in which to work, learn and live. Working toward change In June 2020, President Ono reaffirmed our institutional commitment to inclusion and […]

The President’s Leadership Forum on anti-racism and systemic inequities in higher education

The President’s Leadership Forum on anti-racism and systemic inequities in higher education

The President’s Leadership Forum is a regularly occurring annual event that brings senior leaders from across UBC together on topics of strategic importance. Hosted by UBC President and Vice-Chancellor Santa Ono, the 2020 President’s Leadership Forum featured an afternoon of conversation around systemic racism and UBC’s commitment to inclusion. The discussion was led by Professor […]

UBC Recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2020

UBC Recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2020

UBC is recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2020. This designation recognizes employers across Canada that have exceptional workplace diversity and inclusiveness programs. Some of the reasons that UBC was selected as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers this year: The Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre provides former students with […]