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Margo Fryer headed a UBC effort to forge a relationship with people living on Vancouver's Downtown Eastside

Low-key Learning Centre enables UBC to bond with the downtown eastside

Forging a relationships. Vancouver Sun – November 9, 2009 – Residents balked at help with problems, but Learning Exchange earned respect.

Troubled residents can teach us a thing or two

Margo Fryer is the founding director of the UBC Learning Exchange, a program that links University of British Columbia staff and students to inner-city schools and community groups, and has a storefront location in the Downtown Eastside.

New Student Directed Seminar Starting January 2009

Social justice is not a term commonly associated with health policy, nor is it a concept often used to justify or critique health policy. Within this course we will strive to examine the connection health policy has with social justice, and the extent to which health policies can address health inequities in Canada and internationally.