Past Sessions

Without Reservation: A Survivor’s Story II

Without Reservation: A Survivor’s Story II

UBC Learning Circle is please to welcome back Kat Norris for Part II of her story, “Without Reservation: A Survivor’s Story”. In this session, explore with Kat more of her story as an Indigenous woman and residential school survivor.  She will touch on the history of residential schools, then focus on her healing journey.  Having been diagnosed […]

Cultural Humility in Teaching and Learning: Conversation with Dr. Evan Adams

Cultural Humility in Teaching and Learning: Conversation with Dr. Evan Adams

Welcome to the live-stream session in the UBC Learning Circle of “Cultural Humility in Teaching and Learning: Conversation with Dr. Evan Adams” in Teaching and Learning at UBC. This special session is a partnership with UBC Centre for Teaching and Learning Indigenous Initiatives, as part of their Classroom Climate Series. Event Description Please join us […]

Indigenizing Harm Reduction

Indigenizing Harm Reduction

Join us on Thursday, April 6, 2017 for this exciting session with the First Nations Health Authority’s Indigenous Wellness Team! The Indigenous Wellness Team will explore what harm reduction looks like from an Indigenous perspective, and how they facilitate dialogue with First Nations communities around the province. In addition to harm reduction, the team will […]

The Empowerment of Aboriginal Women

The Empowerment of Aboriginal Women

Please join UBC Learning Circle on Tuesday, April 25, 2017 for a special presentation by Dr. Rosalyn Ing. Speaking from her experiences as an mother, grandmother, student, educator, and residential school survivor, Dr. Ing will speak on The Empowerment of Aboriginal Women. Her presentation includes the importance of choices: Education gives intellectual tools and skills; Cultural knowledge […]

Access RDSP: Financial Security for People with Disabilities

Access RDSP: Financial Security for People with Disabilities

Join the UBC Learning Circle on Thursday, March 9, 2017 for an educational session with the BC Aboriginal Network on Disability Society (BCANDS). In this session…

Happy New Year from the UBC Learning Circle

Happy New Year from the UBC Learning Circle

Thank you for your support of the UBC Learning Circle in 2016 through your donations of time, talent, and wisdom. Your participation is why we are here…