Opening remarks by the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada.
In recognition of International Women’s Day (March 8th) and the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (March 21), join us for an evening of inspirational engagement. Our dynamic speakers will explore issues of race and gender through an intersectional lens.
Engage in dialogue and exchange ideas with UBC alumni, faculty, and community members that are working to make our communities, and the world, a better place for all.
This event will recognize the lives and leadership of women and people of colour as they share what it takes to lead, succeed, and inspire change.
Tickets are $10. Free for students. Other exceptions may be made based on individual need. Please email us.
CBC Reporter, News at 6pm
Dr. Jennifer Love
Senior Advisor on Women Faculty
Dr. Leonora C. Angeles, Ph.D
Associate Professor, The School of Community and Regional Planning (SCARP) at UBC/ Institute for Gender, Race, Sexuality and Social Justice
Academic Director, Indigenous Community Legal Clinic; Instructor, Peter A. Allard School of Law
Writer, facilitator, activist, artist, and founder, Black Lives Matter Vancouver.
Shushma Datt, OBC
i.t. Productions, SPICE RADIO 1200 AM
We would like to acknowledge that this event is hosted on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territory of the Musqueam people.
The Robert H. Lee Alumni Centre has the following accessibility features:
Three accessible doors on the main level
One accessible washroom on the main level that includes a children’s change table
An accessibility ramp to the main doors
One accessible parking space is available immediately next to the building. The parking space is complimentary, but the vehicle must have a valid accessibility parking permit.
The event is organized as a partnership between alumni UBC, UBC Equity & Inclusion, and the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre.