2016 Splane Lecture in Social Policy:
Sense & Debility with Dr. Catherine Frazee
Splane Lecture Paper: Sense & Debility: How disability figures in progressive social policy, full transcript by Dr. Catherine Frazee
Sponsored by: UBC’s School of Social Work, UBC Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship, The Liu Institute for Global Issues, the United Nations Association in Canada, and The World Federalist Movement – Canada.
2016 Paul Cheng Memorial Lecture
The UBC School of Social Work and the British Columbia Association of Social Workers co-hosted the Paul Cheng Memorial Lecture on September 6, 2016. New and returning social work students, guests, faculty and staff enjoyed a discussion between Karen Hodge and Angie Kwok, recipients of the 2016 Inspiring Social Worker of the Year Award along with Gary Thandi.
2015 Paul Cheng Memorial Lecture
The UBC School of Social Work and the British Columbia Association of Social Workers co-hosted the Paul Cheng Memorial Lecture on September 8, 2015. Over 200 guests, students, the faculty and staff gathered and enjoyed a presentation provided by Mr. Steve Quinlan, a winner of 2015 Inspiring Social Worker of the Year Award.
A student-led photo project aimed at documenting the experiences of People of Colour at the University of British Columbia (the unceded territory of the Musqueam people).
Everyday Ethics in Professional Life: Social Work as Ethics Work
On May 20, 2015, the UBC School of Social Work was pleased to present Dr. Sara Banks from Durham College, UK, speaking on “Everyday Ethics in Professional Life: Social Work as Ethics Work“.