Diversity Showcase

Sponsored by the division of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, Diversity Showcase is a UNSW Careers and Employment event aiming to showcase EDI initiatives at UNSW, and connect UNSW staff, students, academics, industry experts and alumni across all diversity dimensions. Featuring graduate, internship and mentoring programs from corporate and government that demonstrate examples of best practice and reflect diversity within industry.

The day will include:

  • UNSW divisions that support LGBTIQ+, Indigenous, cultural minority, disability, equity and female in underrepresented industries
  • Industry speakers on inclusive graduate programs, featuring CommBank and Australian Public Service Commission
  • Diverse alumni panel speaking on the lived experience of facing diversity in the workplace
  • Reverse Expo! –industry meets diverse UNSW students 
  • Networking and opportunity to make a difference

 

Date: Thursday, 4 October 2018

Time: 9.30am - 5pm

Location: The Roundhouse (Kensington Campus)

Accessibility: Accessible toilets and parking are available for people who use wheelchairs and
people with disabilities.

Catering: Food will be provided throughout the day. Casual drinks will be provided for the
concluding networking session.

Cost: Free

This event is open to UNSW students, staff, alumni and organisations interested in UNSW diverse students. 

 

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 Frequently Asked Questions

How many diversity groups does UNSW have?

UNSW is proud to welcome a vast array of students from different cultural and social backgrounds. Some of the diversity groups at UNSW include, but are not limited to LGBTIQ+, Indigenous people, cultural minority, students with disability, equity and female in underrepresented industries.

When will the Diversity Showcase take place?

The Diversity Showcase will take place on Thursday the 4th of October (Week 10, Semester 2). 10am-5pm

How much does it cost to attend?

As a UNSW EDI initiative, the Diversity Showcase will be free for all attendees.

I do not identify with a Diversity group. Can I still attend?

Employers that are interested in learning more about EDI at UNSW and recruitment of diverse students are encouraged to attend. It is preferred that UNSW staff, students and alumni that identify with a diversity group attend this event. This information will be considered with your expression of interest as places for the Diversity Showcase are limited.

Will the Showcase cater to my accessibility needs?

Presentations during the Diversity Showcase will be transcribed, and student volunteers will be available to assist with any accessibility needs throughout the day. If you require further accessibility resources, please contact UNSW Careers and Employment at careers@unsw.edu.au or 9385 5429.

What is the Agenda for the day?

View the agenda online.