Information session

Thursday, September 23, 2021 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

Maawanji-idiwag (They come together): Institutional Approaches to Decolonizing Curricula

Decolonizing the Curricula

Maawanji-idiwag (They come together): Institutional Approaches to Decolonizing Curricula is a virtual discussion, where a panel of academics and practitioners experienced in theoretical decolonization and who have taken concrete steps and actions to decolonize curricula in their respective institutions will discuss opportunities and challenges for institutional approaches and practices to decolonize curricula.

Tuesday, September 21, 2021 12:00 pm - 12:00 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

September anti-racism book club

White Fragility: Why it's so hard to for white people to talk about racism book coverIn September, Professor Frankie Condon, who has conducted extensive research in anti-racism rhetoric and anti-racism pedagogy, will lead the discussion of Robin DiAngelo’s, White Fragility (2018), the New York Times bestseller that gained international prominence in the aftermath of the murder of George Floyd in the US.

Thursday, August 5, 2021 12:59 pm - 12:59 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

GreenHouse Fall Program Opportunities

Fall 2021 innovation, coaching & networking opportunity for all UW undergraduate & graduate students at GreenHouse Social Impact Incubator. Apply to the Workplace Innovation Program if you’d like to make a meaningful impact within a team by tackling challenges with local organizations. Apply to the Social Innovators in Training Program if you have a problem or venture you’d like to work on. Deadline to apply is August 5th.

Tuesday, August 17, 2021 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

Anti-racism book club

21 things you may not know about the indian act book coverEach month, led by a member of our campus community, a book from the President's Anti-racism Task Force's (PART) carefully curated list will be reviewed and discussed. The book that will be discussed is "21 Things You May Not Know About the Indian Act: Helping Canadians Make Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples a Reality" by Bob Joseph.

Thursday, July 25, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT (GMT -04:00)

WICI World Café: Intro to Complex Systems

Interested in Complex Systems? Join us for a short introduction to systems thinking followed by a group networking and round table discussion. Share your ideas, learn from others, and connect with other systems thinkers on campus!