Companies are addressing racism through open dialogue sessions – but is it working?

Published: 7 October 2020

As the Black Lives Matter movement continues to shine a light on systemic racism, many companies are committing to “listening and learning” to the lived experiences of underrepresented groups...

McGill among world’s leading universities for female founders

Published: 24 September 2020

McGill University has been named in the top 25 undergraduate programs for female founders in the 2020 PitchBook University rankings.

MBA alumnus Philip Jenkins pays it forward with leadership and diversity scholarship

Published: 18 September 2020

“Talent is equally distributed across the population but unfortunately opportunity is not,” says Phil Jenkins, a McGill Engineering and MBA graduate who established the Philip Earle Jenkins MBA...

Addressing systemic racism in the police force

Published: 31 August 2020

An exchange between a rookie officer and senior officer in the moments before George Floyd’s death is a telling interaction revealing how systemic racism continues to be enforced by officers in the...

Desautels announces first director of equity, diversity and inclusion

Published: 28 August 2020

The Desautels Faculty of Management at McGill University has appointed Professor Lisa Cohen as its first Director of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion.

A message to Black women scholars

Published: 21 August 2020

Professor Patricia Faison Hewlin, together with Dr. Laura Morgan Roberts of the University of Virginia, has penned an open letter addressing the unique experiences that Black women scholars are...

Challenging systemic racism through entrepreneurship

Published: 21 August 2020

Professor Karl Moore interviews Frantz Saintellemy (EMBA’20), the co-founder and chairperson of the Board of Groupe 3737, an organization set up to help members who identify as visible minorities...

Empowering authenticity in diversity discussions

Published: 21 August 2020

At a panel discussion on “Antiracism, Allyship, and Authenticity: Building Internal Capacity for Institutional Change” hosted by University of Michigan’s Center for Positive Organizations in its...

EMBA student partners with Netflix to amplify voices of Black filmmakers

Published: 23 July 2020

Fabienne Colas (EMBA’21), president and CEO of the Fabienne Colas Foundation, has announced new support for the Being Black in Canada program from presenting sponsor Netflix, in collaboration with...


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