Diversity Days keynote with Adora Nwofor

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Photo caption: Diversity Days 2019 keynote with Adora Nwofor

Maya Angelou

Courageous Conversations

A University of Calgary speaker series that is part of ongoing awareness programs offered by the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion. It is designed to spark a national conversation around equity, race, systemic racism and anti-racism. 

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Upcoming Worksbop Sessions

UCalgary EDI News

Pipe ceremony accepts new Indigenous curriculum grant recipients for their work ahead

2024 UCalgary Indigenous Curriculum Grants recipients announced

2024 Intercultural Capacity Building Grants now open for applications

UCalgary seeks new projects that elevate intercultural capacity building on campus

A ‘Courageous Conversation’ with leading critical race theory scholar Kimberlé Crenshaw

Equity, diversity, inclusion and intersectionality on the table at March 18 event

Elders validate Journey update report and unveil new Winter Count symbol and join UCalgary on a parallel path

Indigenous community members and university representatives work together to become relatives

Renowned scholar talks intersectionality, discrimination and backlash against ‘wokeism’

Kimberlé Crenshaw takes part in March 18 UCalgary Courageous Conversations speaker series

New UCalgary operating standard prioritizes equity, diversity and inclusion

EDI Data Operating Standard guides respectful data collection

OEDI media


CBC radio:

History was made in the US over the weekend. CBC checks in with a political scientist, Dr. Malinda Smith on the historic election of Kamala Harris to Vice President-elect.

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Calgary Herald:

Compelling Calgarians: Dr. Malinda Smith helping the University of Calgary take a bold step as vice-provost of equity, diversity and inclusion. 
 

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Edmonton Journal:

Political scientist Malinda Smith, now the University of Calgary’s vice-provost of equity, diversity and inclusion, says while COVID-19 has meant people need to be physically distant, it also means more people can join, participate and learn virtually. 

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University Affairs:

Addressing anti-Black racism on campus
One year after a mass reckoning, we examine what universities are doing to address anti-Black racism in their own institutions.
 

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