Please join us for the Faculty-wide Update on Anti-racist Initiatives
The UBC Faculty of Education invites you to join your Faculty of Education colleagues engaged in scholarly or other work that is helping us move closer to inclusive and socially just work and learning environments that aim to dismantle racist attitudes and behaviours.
Friday, March 12, 2021
10:00 – 11:30 am PST
Dr. Blye Frank, Dean, UBC Faculty of Education
Dr. Handel Kashope Wright, Professor and Senior Advisor to the President on Anti-Racism and Inclusive Excellence; updates from the President’s Office
Dr. Mary Bryson, Senior Associate Dean, Administration, Faculty Affairs & Innovation; updates from the Equity portfolio and Equity-focused hiring practices
Dr. Shannon Leddy, Assistant Professor of Teaching and Dr. Karen Ragoonaden, Professor of Teaching; updates on behalf of the Task Force on Race, Indigeneity, and Social Justice
Dr. Bathseba Opini, Assistant Professor of Teaching; Anti-racist scholarship, and initiatives in Teacher Education
Dr. Ryuko Kubota, Professor; Anti-racism initiatives in the Department of Language and Literacy Education
Dr. Jan Hare, Associate Dean of Indigenous Education; updates from the Office of Indigenous Education and addressing Indigenous student experiences in schools
Dr. Harper Keenan, Assistant Professor; Anti-racism initiatives and Intersectionality
The Faculty-wide update on anti-racism initiatives took place on Friday, March 12, 2021. A recording of the event is available below.