Diversity Fest is just a week-long event from 23 – 27 September bringing pupils and staff together to embrace the variety of y our UNSW community and ignite broader conversations on producing a comprehensive culture, where everyone else can take part.
The total system of occasions includes panel that is inspirational, music concerts to film screenings, social gatherings and much more. Our minds are available to respect and accept variety inside our focus and community on celebrating what unites all of us.
SUPPORTING FEAMALES IN SCIENCE
John B. Reid Theatre, AGSM Building
Monday 23 September, 10:00am – 2:00pm
This seminar will highlight UNSW researchers and leaders inside their industries talking regarding the subject of sex equality in STEM, the art of multitasking, the truth of playing numerous functions in work as well as in life, therefore the ways ninjaessays we could support feamales in technology.
Invited speakers will share their individual and educational journeys that have actually led them to where they truly are today. Following a main speakers, a panel of UNSW pupils and career that is early will host a Q&A session speaking about themes such as for example challenges in each educational phase, balancing work and individual life, additionally the future for females pursuing technology jobs.
AT THE INTERSECTIONS: PSYCHOLOGICAL STATE AND DIFFERENT POPULATIONS
23 September, 10:30 – 11:30am monday
This occasion will feature a few key specialists that will talk to the intersection between diverse populations and psychological state. These professionals who work and/or research when you look at the psychological state area will talk to areas such as for instance social and linguistic variety and impairment.
They are going to each offer a presentation that is short joining together as being a panel and using market concerns. This event guarantees to be thought provoking and reflection that is invite all of us give consideration to techniques to ideal help and acknowledge unique challenges faced by various communities.
BI TALKS, BI LIFE
23 September, 11:45am – 1:15pm monday
Bisexual Visibility has been marked internationally on 23 September since 1999 to highlight biphobia, bi-invisibility, bi-erasure and to help people find their bisexual community day.
Commemorate the 20 th anniversary with this date by hearing the experiences of bi individuals from all walks of life. This occasion is a chance for the community that is bisexual people they know and supporters to discover and commemorate bisexual history, community and tradition.
OVERSEAS ENGAGEMENT FOR LADIES IN ACADEMIA (IN AUSTRALIA)
John Goodsell Building
23 September, 12:00 – 1:00pm monday
UNSW is Australia’s worldwide university and has used comprehensive worldwide techniques across their teaching, research and outreach agendas. But as academics working with a workload that is intensive teaching dedication, restricted money, and challenges of work-life balance, worldwide engagement isn’t as as simple it seems.
The 2 speakers with this meal have already been expected to talk about such challenges for educational ladies in Australia and offer guidance from their individual views as to just how they suggest approaching it.
FEAMALES IN STEAM PICTURE EVENT
Foyer, Biosciences Building
23 September, 2:00 – 3:00 pm monday
Feamales in STEAM is just a journey that is photographic of in STEM, with ‘A’ for art placed to the acronym. This event encourages boffins to see their globe and communicate their technology through art.
This exhibition is definitely an accompaniment towards the ‘Supporting Women in Science’ seminar held previous your day. Light refreshments will undoubtedly be offered.
EDI Town Hall
23 September, 2:30 – 3:30pm monday
You may be invited to become listed on within the discussion as to how we could provide an even more inclusive working, teaching and community that is learning everybody else.
Professor Eileen Baldry (Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Equity Diversity & Inclusion) may be accompanied by pupil lovers additionally the UNSW Diversity Champions to emphasize the Division’s achievements, one of the keys initiatives underway and upcoming intends to help UNSW’s 2025 vision become a worldwide exemplar of equity, variety and addition.
UNSW MEDICINE DIVERSITY DEBATE
John B. Reid Theatre, AGSM Building
Monday 23 September, 3:30 – 5:00pm
UNSW Medicine is pleased to ask one to the inaugural variety Debate by having a distinguished panel of academics, experts and pupils from over the faculty.
Come and revel in afternoon tea and a lively and entertaining debate about diversity and addition inside the context of training our next generation of health practitioners and health care professionals.
QUEER DIP, DODGE AND DANCE
UNSW Fitness and Aquatic Centre
23 September, 5:30 – 9:00pm monday
In collaboration aided by the UNSW Queer Collective, the UNSW Fitness and Aquatic Centre proudly presents the inaugural Queer Dip, Dodge and Dive!
This event that is inclusive free entry towards the fitness center and pool for the night, usage of a unique Zumba session, use of the Dodgeball competition and free meals are going to be available.
STUDENT MINDS® 2019 SEMINAR
24 September, 9:45am – 5:00pm tuesday
Pupil Minds® may be the pupil sound on psychological state. Their 2019 Conference, ‘The different Mind: Celebrating Our Differences’, will appear at scholar health that is mental well-being through the contacts of LGBTQIA+, Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander individuals, culturally and linguistically diverse teams and individuals with a disability.
We’ll hear from specialists and individuals using their own experience that is lived will facilitate possibilities for collaboration. Join us to produce a campus tradition which supports pupils from all backgrounds to flourish. Let’s celebrate our distinctions while keeping our feeling of individuality!
COMPREHENSIVE EDUCATION SHOWCASE
Gallery 1, Scientia Building
Tuesday 24 September, 12:00 – 2:00pm
Inclusive Education comprises techniques that produce training and learning more available to all pupils. It really is framed because of the concepts of Universal Design for Learning UDL that is( to improve the accessibility of tertiary training to a wider populace of pupils. UDL is implemented through different methods, technologies, together with co-production of courses with individuals with impairment.
This interactive display is for anyone thinking about the technologies and methods of comprehensive training design in order to make training and learning more available to all pupils.
Tuesday 24 September, 12:00 – 2:00pm
UNSW is a gathering spot for a myriad of different nationalities, countries and identities that are ethnocultural. Unified by the iconic barbecue we are using motivation out of every continent to create you an enormous event of international cuisine! Bring your banner, represent your culture and revel in a free feed.
REFUGEES WITHIN THE MEDIA: ACCESS AND CONTROL
24 September, 3:30 – 5:00pm tuesday
Refugees and asylum seekers enter the media through various doorways: through the news, to cinema, as well as in numerous non-mainstream networks.
This panel explores these entry points for refugees when you look at the media through presentations on three different forms of access: indirect access – this involves the representation of refugees and asylum seekers supplied by the news headlines media through journalist reporting, that offers small control in the section of those people who are represented; mediated access – this is the narrative developed around refugees and asylum seekers through documentaries, by which events come together; and direct access – this sees asylum seekers and refugees using the digital camera in their own personal arms; right right here, energy is held by the storytellers. Through the situation studies presented, the panel offer a lens for representation regarding the various proportions of access and control for refugees within the news.