The International Olympic Committee took two further steps towards the realization of human rights at the time of the Rio Olympics, establishing anti-discrimination protections for LGBT athletes and creating the first-ever Refugee Olympic Team. But other serious challenges remain, especially with respect to other aspects of gender equity and the rights of workers and citizens in host cities. In this presentation, former Olympian, UC grad and professor of kinesiology and physical education Bruce Kidd will discuss the issues surrounding the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.
Feb 26 to Mar 11
Failure, struggle and hardship are all a part of life. Sometimes learning to deal with these instances can be tough. Learn how to adapt well in the face of adversity and build your resilient thinking skills in this three-part workshop series at the UC Success Centre.