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Connecting Biology to September 18th (and Indian residential schools) in a first year class.

Connecting Biology to September 18th (and Indian residential schools) in a first year class.

Students in Biology 121 spend about one-third of the term learning about, and discussing ecosystems, ecological communities and interactions. They also practice thinking critically and making predictions about the many effects that can result from the disruption of a single factor in a community. In the upcoming 2013 Fall term, students in one section of […]

Truth and Reconciliation at UBC: Confronting Our Legacies

Truth and Reconciliation at UBC: Confronting Our Legacies

Vancouver has just declared June 21,2013 to June 20, 2014 as the Year of Reconciliation. What is our role? What legacies have each of us inherited from Indian residential schooling in Canada? Sarah Ling shares her reflection on the UBC Truth and Reconciliation Student Conference held on April 5, 2013 as a student and presenter… […]