EDI Events

We help to organise and facilitate a range of events, activities and initiatives to help promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.

Latest Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Events

February 2019 

LGBT+ History Month

CCCU and CCCq will be hosting events for LGBT History Month throughout February. Speakers include Christine Burns MBE and Phyll Opoku-Gyimah. Find out what took place here

March 2019

International Women's Day and Women's History Month

March marks both International Women's Day (IWD) and Women's History Month. There are a number of different events happening at Canterbury Christ Church University as well as the wider community. Find what took place here

April 2019

Autism Awareness Day 2019 

  • Staff and students are welcome to come along to Augustine House Atrium and the Student Support area between 11am and 3pm to speak to SSHWB staff and external organisations about Autism and what support is available to students and others both internally and externally.

  • We have had confirmation from several organisations included Supporting Paws, who will be bringing some Assistive Dogs.

  • Tuesday 02 April 2019 from 11:00 till 15:00 in Augustine House Atrium and Student Support Area. 

Have I Got a World View? 

  • This lecture will examine the usefulness of the worldview concept in education and develop some practical suggestions for how it might support the development of an inclusive approach in the midst of increasing controversy about religion in education.

  • Thursday 04 April 2019 @ 13:00 in Og46. 

June 2019

Pride Canterbury 2019

We are proud sponsors of Pride Canterbury and this years Pride will be taking place Saturday 15 June 2019. 

 Free Makaton Taster in Canterbury and the Makaton Friendly Canterbury Project

Makaton Friendly Logo

  • CCCU is the first and only university in the world to be Makaton Friendly
  • You're invited to a free Makaton Taster on Tuesday 18/6/19 from 15.45 - 17.45 at St Nicholas School, Canterbury
  • We plan to make Canterbury the first city in the world to go Makaton Friendly. The launch of #MakatonFriendlyCanterbury (FaceBookTwitter) is straight after the Taster from 18.00 to 19.00 with the Mayor, TV/radio & newspapers. You're welcome to come too if you like. 
  • Please click here if you'd like to come for the Taster and/or the launch. 



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