Vascular Dynamics Lab, McMaster University, Adopts an Action Plan for an Anti-Racist Lab (Chaudhary & Berhe)

"The Vascular Dynamics Lab at McMaster University  ... endeavour to build “an anti-racist lab” according to the guidelines set out by scholars in our field: Chaudhary & Berhe’s “Ten simple rules for building an anti-racist lab” (in review: PLOS Computational Biology)." View the 10 Rules here. "VDL Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Declaration," Exercise Metabolism Research … Continue reading Vascular Dynamics Lab, McMaster University, Adopts an Action Plan for an Anti-Racist Lab (Chaudhary & Berhe)

A Directory of Canadian Universities with Links to Their Respective EDI & EDI-Related Offices: Manitoba

Please find below a DOCX and a PDF directory of Manitoba Universities with links to their respective EDI & EDI-Related Offices. I've not exhausted all of the latter. Note that I'll be publishing one province at a time in this series. And I'll provide a concatenated document (Canada-wide) when all provinces are accounted for.  Manitoba EDI … Continue reading A Directory of Canadian Universities with Links to Their Respective EDI & EDI-Related Offices: Manitoba

A Directory of Canadian Universities with Links to Their Respective EDI & EDI-Related Offices: Alberta

Please find below a DOCX and a PDF directory of Alberta Universities with links to their respective EDI & EDI-Related Offices. I've not exhausted all of the latter.  Note that I'll be publishing one province at a time in this series. And I'll provide a concatenated document (Canada-wide) when all provinces are accounted for.  Alberta … Continue reading A Directory of Canadian Universities with Links to Their Respective EDI & EDI-Related Offices: Alberta

A Directory of Canadian Universities with Links to Their Respective EDI & EDI-Related Offices: British Columbia (Updated)

[Update: Please add the following entry under, University of the Fraser Valley (UFV): https://www.ufv.ca The Race and Anti-Racism Network: https://www.ufv.ca/antiracism/ *From here on, I will add updated listings for each province in the comments. The Canada-wide draft will include all updates. - P] Please find below a DOCX and a PDF directory of British Columbia Universities with … Continue reading A Directory of Canadian Universities with Links to Their Respective EDI & EDI-Related Offices: British Columbia (Updated)

Cultural Appropriation: An EDI glossary entry versus a conceptual analysis. Or, the activist versus the philosopher.

Among the EDI resources provided by the Vice-President Finance & Operations Portfolio (VPFO) at the University of British Columbia (UBC) is an EDI glossary which begins with the following paragraph: EDI Key concepts and definitions The words we use matter in all things. As equity, inclusion and diversity work has become a [sic] more well … Continue reading Cultural Appropriation: An EDI glossary entry versus a conceptual analysis. Or, the activist versus the philosopher.

Ian Shugart’s Call to Action on Anti-Racism, Equity, and Inclusion in the Federal Public Service. And SSHRC, NSERC, and CIHR’s answers.

Word document version of this post: Ian Shugart Call to Action, TriAgencies repsond Word documentDownload *Relevant PDFs are attached for download. On January 22, 2021, Ian Shugart, Clerk of the Privy Council and Secretary to the Cabinet, released a Call to Action on Anti-Racism, Equity, and Inclusion in the Federal Public Service,1 which begins: The … Continue reading Ian Shugart’s Call to Action on Anti-Racism, Equity, and Inclusion in the Federal Public Service. And SSHRC, NSERC, and CIHR’s answers.

Simon Fraser University (SFU)’s EDI Initiative partnered with the SFU Library to develop an EDI resource guide.

The EDI resource guide at SFU is extensive and extremely well-organised, as one would expect given the partnership between the SFU EDI Initiative and the SFU library. "This EDI guide is made up of curated resources to help you think more deeply about EDI and understand how these concepts are central to creating an equitable, diverse, … Continue reading Simon Fraser University (SFU)’s EDI Initiative partnered with the SFU Library to develop an EDI resource guide.

Kirsty Duncan, MP: A key figure in the design and installation of the EDI system in Canadian universities. An abridged chronology of her role (and EDI).

A doc.x copy of this post is available for download (an easier format for researchers): Kirsty DuncanDownload Kirsty Duncan is the current (Aug.12, 2022) elected Liberal MP for the Etobicoke North, Ontario, riding. She is also currently the Deputy House Leader of the Government. 1 Duncan was first elected to parliament On October 14, 2008. … Continue reading Kirsty Duncan, MP: A key figure in the design and installation of the EDI system in Canadian universities. An abridged chronology of her role (and EDI).