Recap: 2017 U of T International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (IDERD) Campaign
The University of Toronto 2017 IDERD Campaign was held over two days (March 20–21, 2017).
Ontario Government Introduces Anti-Racism Legislation: Bill 114, An Act to provide for Anti-Racism Measures
This past Wednesday, March 29, the Minister responsible for Anti-Racism, Michael Coteau, introduced new legislation to embed the Anti-Racism Directorate in law. Read more about the legislation.
The Toronto Latin American Flute Festival Builds Artistic Bridges Between Canada and Latin American Countries
From April 3rd to 15th, the Toronto Latin American Flute Festival (TLAFF) 2017 will showcase the soundscapes of Latin American flute music and flutists from across the globe.
Find out more details about this event.
Connections and Conversations
Connections and Conversations is an affinity group for racialized staff at the University of Toronto and their supporters. Find out dates and locations for local chapter meetings.
“What’s Anti-Racism Good for Now?”
Nana Frimpong advances anti-racism…
by raising awareness in racialized and Indigenous communities in an effort to create equitable and anti-oppressive spaces for all students
- Nana Frimpong, Undergraduate Student Coordinator, Racialized Student Collective Volunteer & Research Assistant, Equity & Diversity Office University of Toronto Scarborough
Dawn Maracle advances anti-racism…
by creating representative diversity / visual culture throughout U of T, so that Indigenous and other underrepresented students can see themselves reflected back in the spaces on our campuses.
- Dawn Maracle, Program Coordinator, Office of Indigenous Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
Kimberley Tull advances anti-racism…
by raising awareness and understanding about the barriers of access to post-secondary institutions and helping to bring attention to racial dynamics and inequities that can manifest in community partnerships with the University.