ALL ENTRIES

Event

Gender Diversity in Engineering & Technology

Join us for lunch and a panel exploring these questions: Why is better representation of gender diversity important in engineering and technology fields? Why are women underrepresented in engineering, and how does this intersect with under-representation of LGBTQ2+ engineers? Engineers Canada, along with many companies and post-secondary institutions, has published a plan and targets to […]

Event

Community Celebration

Join us for a celebration of engagement, diversity, inclusion & community building. We will honour the land, feast together, and talk with colleagues. We will also have a variety of marketplace tables for you to visit including Pride Committee, Be More Than a Bystander, Recreation Services, Student Life Office, Applied Research, Green Team, Diversity & Inclusion […]

Event

BCITSA Event: Indigenous Entrepreneurs – Just Sayin’ Series

We are thrilled to be partnering with the BCITSA to co-present this event. Please visit the link below for full event information to register. https://www.bcitsa.ca/beaboss/event/indigenous-entrepreneurs-just-sayin-an-entrepreneur-panel-series/?instance_id=116

Link

Google Video on Unconscious Bias – Making the Unconscious Conscious

We shared this video at our Diversity – Industry – Innovation event on May 29, 2017 as part of the conversation on implicit bias.

Video

Diversity Circles: Culture of Mentoring (Feb 10, 2017)

On February 10th, we were thrilled to have Andrew Judge / Bear Walker (Mko Mose), PhD candidate at Western University, present to a small group of invited guests on the Culture of Mentoring. We were truly honoured by the presence and teachings of Andrew and all of the wonderful attendees from the BCIT community!

Video

Diversity Circles: Language and Diversity (Feb 3, 2017)

On February 3rd, we were thrilled to invite speakers to present to a small group of invited guests on Language and Diversity. Speakers: Mary Roberts – Traditional Welcome; Tom Roemer – VP, Academic and International; Bonnie Johnston – Learning and Teaching Centre; Andrea Matthews – ISEP and PELD; Svetlana – School of Business; Jake – […]