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LUNCH N' LEARN

We host monthly Lunch N' Learn sessions every 2nd Thursday from 12pm to 1pm. Bring your lunch and join us for topics that related to anti-racism/discrimination, diversity and inclusion, or human rights. 

Notice:

Lunch N' Learn sessions are temporarily on hold as LDIA undergoes reorganization. We apologies for the inconvenience. We look forward to reconnecting very soon. If you have any questions, please reach out.

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SCHEDULE

  • December Lunch 'N Learn - Cancelled
    Zoom
    Dec. 10, 2020, 12:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    Due to technological and communication issues, this event has been cancelled.
  • November Lunch 'N Learn - Transgender Day of Remembrance
    Zoom
    Nov. 12, 2020, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. MST
    Zoom
    Details to come!
  • October Lunch 'N Learn - CANCELLED
    Zoom
    Oct. 15, 2020, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m. MDT
    Zoom
    Due to the transition of the Alliance to new co-chairs, this month's Lunch 'N Learn is cancelled. Stay tuned for November's!
  • Blackfoot Ways in 2020
    Zoom
    Sep. 10, 2020, 12:10 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. MDT
    Zoom
    Continuing traditional Niistitapi (Blackfoot) ways in the modern western world.
  • Decolonizing Allyship
    Zoom
    Aug. 13, 2020, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    In light of recent events, the term "allyship" has come to the forefront of conversations, but what is it, and what is it not?
  • Multiculturalism in Canada: A Community Dialogue
    Zoom
    Jul. 09, 2020, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    Almost 50 years after the adoption of the multicultural policy, Canada is known to be place that embraces diversity of culture; but what is multiculturalism and what does it look like in today’s Canadian context? These are some questions explored in this community dialogue with members of SNAC+
  • Migrants in Times of Global Pandemic
    Zoom
    Jun. 11, 2020, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
    Zoom
    Canada has been recruiting migrant workers for over 120 years. Migrant workers were integral to the development of Canada. But now, COVID-19 exposed our dependency to migrant and immigrant labour.
  • Hate Crime vs. Hate Incident, What’s the Difference?
    Zoom
    May 14, 2020, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Zoom
    Understanding the differences between hate crimes and incidents is a first step in addressing them.
  • The Importance of Volunteering
    Zoom
    Apr. 09, 2020, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Zoom
    A discussion about the importance of volunteerism and the impact that volunteers can have on our community.
  • Using Innovation & Creativity to Enhance Equity & Diversity Work
    Multicultural Centre
    Mar. 12, 2020, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Multicultural Centre, 421 6 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0Y7, Canada
    We will discuss how communities can build inclusivity into community development in a creative and innovative fashion.
  • Why We Say Black Lives Matter!
    Multicultural Centre
    Feb. 13, 2020, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Multicultural Centre, 421 6 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0Y7, Canada
    We explore the systemic targeting and eradication of Black bodies through a historical and present-day lens.
  • Poverty in Lethbridge
    Multicultural Centre
    Jan. 09, 2020, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Multicultural Centre, 421 6 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0Y7, Canada
    Taking a look into poverty, social inequalities and health inequities in Lethbridge.
  • Community Response for Differing Abilities
    Multicultural Centre
    Dec. 12, 2019, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Multicultural Centre, 421 6 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0Y7, Canada
    An Initial Look at the Community Response Model for Those with Different Abilities.
  • Lethbridge Diversity & Inclusion Charter Signing
    Multicultural Centre
    Nov. 14, 2019, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Multicultural Centre, 421 6 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0Y7, Canada
    We invite everyone to commit to bring people and organizations together in realizing a unified vision of inclusiveness and equity by signing the charter.
  • Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls
    Multicultural Centre
    Oct. 10, 2019, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Multicultural Centre, 421 6 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0Y7, Canada
    Selena Medicine Shield and her mother, Kaily Bird-Blackplume, will be speaking about how they are effected and how they decided to advocate for the MMIWG.
  • Land Acknowledgement: Why It's Important
    Multicultural Centre
    Sep. 12, 2019, 12:10 p.m. – 12:50 p.m.
    Multicultural Centre, 421 6 Ave S, Lethbridge, AB T1J 0Y7, Canada
    This session will be covering what a land acknowledgments are and the importance of them. This topic is timely, as it precedes this years Reconciliation Week in Lethbridge (Sep 15-21).