Potlatch Methodology as a Guide to Transformative Learning

Guest Blogger: Laurie Izgerean, Instructor, BCIT Communication, School of Computing & Academic Studies “If the legend falls silent, who will teach the children of our ways?” Dan George It was standing room only when over 65 BCIT employees attended Diversity Circles’ Potlatch Methodology Lunch & Learn on April 24, 2019. A Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) welcome song sung […]

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Digital Knowledge Map Goes Live

We are excited to announce the public launch of the SSHRC-funded Diversity Circles Digital Knowledge Map, built to connect people and their knowledge to each other. This map builds a bridge into the next phase of Diversity Circles! While the Map was completed last Fall with the conclusion of the SSHRC grant, we needed a […]

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Diversity Circles Key for BCIT in 2018

BCIT looks back at 2018 and how innovation happened through collaboration and how Diversity Circles is a key part of the work. “We attribute our success through the power of collaboration and as 2018 comes to an end, we reflect on seven of our most impactful stories from the year that showcase how BCIT has innovated […]

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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.

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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 […]

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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!

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