“When we think about all the times that we accept crumbs because somebody has objectified us for our race, often because of our gender, it becomes an opportunity to really see how low our bar is, and where we actually want it to be,” said Matatas.
The petition, which has 146 signatures as of publishing, also asks that the university host a vaccination drive on campus and release a public statement that encourages those off-campus to receive their vaccines.
Since many UBC clubs are not in session until September, here are some ways to make new friends before the school year begins.
Wills was initially intimidated by the idea of writing a memoir.
Many colleagues and former students echoed how committed Elliott was to her work.
Our Story: Coming Out in the Time of HIV and AIDS follows author Robert Hamilton from the late seventies to the early 2000s as a gay man.
Since 2019, the organization has focused on providing free menstrual products on campus, with a little help from the AMS on the funding front.
I left the church after high school because I felt like I had to pick between being gay and following Jesus. But leaving the church meant leaving behind more than just religion.
Sixty-two per cent of students at UBC Okanagan feel that the UBC administration values students at UBC Vancouver more than UBC Okanagan.
The Chan Centre is hosting a series of virtual concerts called the Dot Com Series, aimed at highlighting artists from around the world.
Here are some ideas for how to reach out and make friends in a time where it might feel more daunting than ever.
The BIPOC Extraordinary Working Group, as it’s formally called, consists of eight students and will act as a go-between when working with administration.
On July 16, Equity and Inclusion hosted a virtual chat with author Eternity Martis. The centre of this event was her novel which shares her experiences at Western University as a Black woman.
Ono promised to fight anti-Asian racism by meeting with a little-known Asian campus group. But how much can it claim to speak for Asian university community members?
The smart thing to do is to put it in the bank or pay off interest on your student loans, but that’s no fun.