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Festival of Learning 5th June 2018

Published: 19/04/2018

Join us at the Festival of Learning, 5th June 2018, a conclusion to the Attracting Diversity Project – held at Dynamic Earth.

Thinking like a Charter Panellist, 12 June 2018 – University of Glasgow

Published: 18/04/2018

This event is an opportunity to provide Scottish institutions and representatives with greater engagement with the ECU Charters. This event allows participants to ‘Think like a Charter Panellist’ and includes a refresh of the principles, theory of change and a mock panel to allow participants to put their knowledge and experience into action.

Innovation, change, impact: Scotland conference, 25 April 2018- last places available!

Published: 13/04/2018

Colleges and HEIs in Scotland have been working towards mainstreaming and embedding equality for some time, as it is a requirement of the specific duties regulations in Scotland. This conference aims to provide a showcase for this work and an opportunity for collaboration and sharing of experience covering: Innovative approaches and radical ideas to progressing equality…

HERAG Think Tank 5: Advocating for race equality in higher education

Published: 20/03/2018

Higher Education Race Action Group (HERAG) will hold it’s fifth Think Tank on 20th June 2018 in London.

Understanding and adopting an intersectional approach to the Athena SWAN and Race Equality Charters

Published: 15/03/2018

Edinburgh, 17th May 2018

Festival of Learning Get Involved! – 5th June 2018

Published: 15/03/2018

Your chance to get involved in the Festival of Learning on 5th June 2018 in Edinburgh. A chance to showcase your work!

Annual Conference – Save the date!

Published: 13/03/2018

31st October & 1st November 2018 – Save the Date! ECU’s annual two day conference in Liverpool.

Advance HE’s annual EDI conference 2018 – Call for workshop and paper proposals around our 2018 themes of practice and progress

Published: 13/03/2018

Practice and progress: advancing a strong culture of learning, professionalism and pride in EDI work – Liverpool, 31 October & 1 November 2018

Attracting Diversity- Webseries

Published: 05/03/2018

Equality Challenge Unit’s Attracting Diversity project supports 9 colleges and 13 universities in Scotland to address barriers to access faced by potential students across protected characteristics through designing innovative positive action initiatives. The stages in the project methodology include collaborative working, data analysis, conducting local research, developing positive action initiatives, and evaluating impact. Based on the learning from the project so far, this webinar series will focus on the practical considerations to take forward new initiatives to address student underrepresentation and disadvantage.

Introduction to Race Equality Charter (REC)

Published: 02/02/2018

22nd May 2018, to be held at Birmingham Library