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Flags lowering notification: National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism

The Canada, BC, Okanagan Nation Alliance and UBC flags at UBC Okanagan and the Canada flag (at Flagpole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) on the UBC Vancouver Campus are lowered on June 23, 2021, to mark the National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism.

The Canada, BC, Okanagan Nation Alliance and UBC flags at UBC Okanagan and the Canada flag (at Flagpole Plaza) and the BC, Musqueam and UBC flags (at the North Plaza of the Life Building) on the UBC Vancouver Campus are also lowered until further notice, in memory of the 215 children buried at the former Kamloops Indian Residential School (IRS).

Please read a message to the community from Prof. Santa J. Ono, President and Vice-Chancellor and Dr. Lesley Cormack, Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Principal.

For more information and resources, please visit the Indian Residential School History and Dialogue Centre.

Please distribute as appropriate to campus colleagues. This notice is posted on the Ceremonies and Events web page.