How BCIT is promoting diversity through an Indigenous lens

In the spirit of Orange Shirt Day, BCIT is proud to announce the continued funding of the Diversity Circles’ events, created in partnership between BCIT and the Faculty and Staff Association (FSA). Read more.

Read

DC is Hiring a Student Ambassador!

Job Title:         Diversity Circles Student Ambassador Job Type:         Part-Time Start Date:      Early Sept; immediately following hire Wage:               $14.69/hour. This position is up to 10 hours/week for one term; 16 weeks/term. Overview We are seeking a Student Ambassador to support the Diversity Circles project. Position Duties Assistance with […]

Read

DC Sparks New Collaboration

Sharad Khare met Andrew Judge through making our DC videos. They hit it off and decided to collaborate on another project together and have just launched the first phase of it. Check out The Indigenous Collective series!

Read

Getting Serious about Deep Diversity

This piece was originally published in the January 2017 edition of the FSA Voice. See the full edition as well as past editions.  What about the implicit bias revolution? Last spring, two FSA staff took part in a Deep Diversity workshop sponsored by the BC Federation of Labour. The workshop was billed as an introduction to […]

Read

DC attends Fire Across The Land workshop

We were fortunate to be able to attend Brad Marsden’s workshop: Fire Across The Land on May 26th. Marsden skillfully moves participants through the truth of history and the impact of colonization and the residential schooling system. His approach surfaces the realities of oppression as well as the stories of resilience and we were all […]

Read

DC @ BCIT President’s Forum

BCIT Employees: Check out DC co-lead, Zaa Joseph, talking about the project at the Dec 2016 BCIT President’s Forum on the Loop.

Read