Immigration, Systemic Racism and Barriers to Student Success

Co-organized with the BCIT Student Association. This event is a Student Circle open to all BCIT students. Lunch will be provided. Please let us know if you have any access or accessibility issues and we will work with you to address them. Students sharing their perspective with speakers Will Tao from Edemann & Co and Tina Parbhakar […]


Student Voices: Gender & BCIT

What is up with gender diversity at BCIT? For the third year in a row we tackle this issue. Experience five “Lightning” presentations that will shift your views, shake you up, inspire and fire you up! Moderator Mikah Fox, BCIT Alumni (BBA), Crow Clan & Kwanlin Dun First Nation Speakers Mikhaela Layon, Co-Executive, BCIT Women in Computing […]


Lunch & Learn Series: The Power of Inclusive Leadership

Lunch provided. ASL interpretation available upon request. Workshop Overview The No. 1 reason people quit their jobs is because of a bad manager. In this highly interactive and engaging workshop, global diversity and inclusion expert Stephanie Redivo will demonstrate how our leaders’ inclusive behaviors can bring out the best in all teams. We will move […]

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Lunch & Learn Series: Trans-Reproductive Health

Image: Provided through a Creative Commons licence from the Gender Spectrum Collection (Broadly). We are so grateful for access to this collection and wish to note that the people in this image are not associated with this event. Overview Join us and special guest speaker A.J. Lowik for this special lunch & learn in the […]

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Lunch & Learn Series: Mental Health & Accommodation

Lunch provided. ASL interpretation available upon request. Organized in conjunction with BCITSA Speak Up Speak Out campaign, this lunch and learn will include a talk on “Accommodation 101” and a great panel of BCIT Student Support experts and student voices to provide insights on this important topic.  

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Queer Competency: Lunch & Learn Series

In celebration of May 17 – the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia – Diversity Circles is partnering with the BCIT Student Association to present a workshop from Qmunity. Qmunity’s Queer Competency Training are experiential workshops to help you understand diversity and make your organization more inclusive for queer, trans, and Two-Spirit community members and […]