Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

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Upcoming Events

Seminar title: Conversation on National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Date: September 28, Tuesday, 12-1 pm

5475 (and counting) reasons to recognize and commemorate the legacy of residential schools. Join Jewell Gillies for a conversation on truth and reconciliation and how you can be a part of the conversation to move Canada forward.

215 - Kamloops, BC
104 - Brandon, MB
38 - Regina, SK
35 - The Mission at Muskowekwan, SK
751 - Cowessess First Nation, SK
182 - Ktunaxa Nation, BC
160 - Penelakut Island, BC
227 - Mount Pleasant, MI
189 – Carlisle, PA
161 – Fort Providence, NWT
21 – Grand Rapids
35 - Lestock, SK
31 - NWT
39 - Calgary Dunbow Industrial School, AB
74 - Battleford Industrial School, SK
3213 – TRC Report

Jewell Gillies (they/them) is a Two-Spirit Indigenous Person from the Kwakwakawakw First Nation in BC. Jewell works for Okanagan College in their Aboriginal Services Department, Chair for the Sexual Violence Prevention Committee, Chair for the Positive Space Committee, and a Mental Health Training facilitator for the Okanagan College Wellness Peer Ambassador Program. Jewell is the Executive Board Chair for Strengthening Connections, the Indigenous Recruitment Collective in BC for Post-Secondary and Career pathways recruitment. Jewell is also an independent contractor for organizations like BCcampus, working as their Indigenous Advisor on their Mental Health and Wellness and Sexual Violence and Misconduct OER’s.

The seminar will be hosted on Zoom, and to RSVP please visit https://ubc.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bNMiFoAJ2RRI4E6.