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Virtual Coffee Break: Black Lives Matter

Looking to connect with members of the YorkU community? Join us for our Virtual Coffee Breaks! It’s an online space for international and domestic students from across programs, Faculties, countries, and cultures to connect and get to know each other! Students, Staff & Faculty are welcome!
Student Leaders will be on Zoom Monday to Friday with different fun and interesting topics. You can sign up here and a confirmation email with the zoom link will be sent to you upon registration. You can stay for as long or as short as you please!
Today’s Topic: Much has been happening all over the world in the last weeks around Black Lives Matter. Whether you know a little or a lot about BLM, want to get involved actively or learn more about the movement, the issues and how to support, we hope you’ll join us for this Coffee Break. Check-in with your fellow YorkU global community, or find community support for yourself. We’re all learning and acting together.
Guests: Scott and Dhivya from Student Counselling & Development @ York (SCD) and a representative from the Centre for Human Rights, Equity and Inclusion.

Topics Covered This Week:


Monday, June 8, 2020
Bring your pet!

Destress through meditation, breathing, and enjoying time.

Tuesday, June 9, 2020
Black Lives Matter Discussion

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
Self Care Challenge

Netflix Watch Party (online)

Thursday, June 11, 2020
Personality Tests & Virtual Networking

Friday, June 12, 2020
Interesting Facts About Food

Famous Words/Phrases from Other Languages

See you there!


Jun 09 2020


2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


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