#ShutDownSTEM #Strike4BlackLives Resources

June 8, 2020

The UBC Department of Physics and Astronomy supports our members to join STEM colleagues around the world in #ShutDownSTEM and #Strike4BlackLives activities on June 10. Please take a moment to learn about these initiatives:

Our Equity and Inclusion Committee has prepared a page with some useful resources for those participating, or planning their own ways of reflecting and taking actions: https://equity-inclusion.phas.ubc.ca/2020/06/08/strike4blacklives/

UBC as a whole is working together against racism and injustice. As a department, we reaffirm our commitment to collectively continue our discussions, to raise awareness, to push for systemic changes, and to confront existing barriers. To learn more about our stance and the actions we are taking, visit: