Office of Human Rights and Equity Services
Welcome to the Office of Human Rights & Equity Services (HRES). Our Office works with campus and community members to ensure that McMaster University is a place where all students, staff and faculty can learn, work and live in an inclusive and barrier-free environment that fosters equality, respect and accessibility.
HRES has three core program areas:
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- The HRES Team
Mia Mingus Lecture and Panel - Thurs. March 19th
Mia Mingus is a queer physically disabled Korean woman. She is a disability justice activist, community educator and organizer working for disability justice and transformative justice responses. She works for community, interdependency and home for all of us, not just some of us, and longs for a world where disabled people can live free of violence, with dignity and love.
LECTURE: THURS. MARCH 19, 1:30 - MDCL ROOM 2232
PANEL: THURS. MARCH 19, 6:30-COUNCIL CHAMBERS, GILMOUR HALL, ROOM 111
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Perspectives on Peace
The Office of Human Rights & Equity Services, in partnership with McMaster Student's Union Diversity Services, is fostering creative creative dialogues around global issues with an emphasis on peace and conflict resolution. For more information please visit Perspectives on Peace web site by clicking here.
Welcome New Staff
Please join the Office of Human Rights & Equity Services in welcoming a new staff member to our team. Khadijeh Rakie recently began her role as Human Right Specialist replacing Michelle Poirier who is on parental leave. We are excited to have her join our team!