Events on equal opportunities

Events organized the Equal Opportunities Service - academic year 2020-2021

Junior Camp USI-SUPSI 2021
Monday 23 - Friday 27 August 2021, 8.30-17.30, Campus Est, Viganello.
For more information, see our web page.

Call for the Award for scientific contributions on topics of equality and diversity 
Open Wednesday 19 May 2021 to Friday 2 July 2021, USI Lugano
For more information, see our web page.

#USI25 Town hall #3: Diversity in academia: creating participatory spaces for dialogue
Wednesday 19 May 2021, 19:00-20:30, Online via Microsoft Teams
To see the Programme, visit the the following web page.
Link fro participating to the event

Women in Academia Support Lunch 
Tuesday 15 December 2021, 12.15-13.30 via Microsoft Teams
​For more information contact

Call for the Shadowing Grant 2021
Open from Friday 18 December 2020 to Monday 25 January 2021, USI Lugano
For more information, see our web page.

Academic life and mental well-being in Covid times
Friday 13 November 2020 - via Zoom
Two online training initiatives for USI professors and supervisors on the topic of mental health and well-being support.

  • Online workshop "Mindset & the Inner critic" 9.00-12.00.
  • Interactive webinar "Supporting student mental well-being: A useful toolbox." 14.30-16.00.

​For more information, see the programme and contact

100 donne e mille altre. Forme, immagini e materia
Tuesday 6 October 2020, 18.30, Palazzo Canavée, USI Mendrisio
Thematic evening dedicated to architecture, art and engineering, organized within the framework of the interregional cooperative project "100 Femmes et des milliers d'autres / 100 Women and a thousand others", supported by swissuniversities which aims to give visibility to female professional paths. For more information, see the programme. For registration:  


Academic Year 2019-2020

Junior Camp USI-SUPSI 2020,
Monday 24 - Friday August 2020, 8.30-17.00, L’ideatorio, Cadro.
For more information, see our web page.

Lo Stress e la sua gestione - Online workshop
Monday 18 (9:30-12) and Wednesday 20 May (14-16:15) 2020, Microsoft Teams
For more information see the programme. To enroll, fill in the online form.

Stress resilience and well-being in academia
Thursday 23 - Friday 24 April 2020, 9.30-16.30, Aula Magna, USI Lugano
Registration no later than Friday 3rd of April 2020. For more information, see the program.

Call for the Shadowing Grant 2020
From Monday 27 January to Friday 28 February 2020, USI Lugano
The deadline for the submission is February 28, 2020. For more information, see our web page.

Women in Academia Support Lunch
Tuesday 21 January 2020, 12.15-13.30 in room 351, USI Lugano
Thursday 23 January 2020, 12.15-13.30, meeting room Villa Argentina, USI Mendrisio

Implicit Bias Awareness
Thursday 28 November 2019, 10.00-12.00, Blue Room, Executive center, USI Lugano
Workshop addressed to academic and administrative staff that are involved in selection and recruitment processes, held by Marianne Schmid Mast, full professor of Organizational Behavior at the University of Lausanne.

Ragazze e informatica - Avanti! Giornata Nuovo futuro
Thursday 14 November 2019, Room 402, USI Lugano
Event organized in collaboration with the Faculty of Informatics and the Associazione Nuovo Futuro, aimed at promoting the studies in Informatics among middle school female students in Ticino.
For more information, see the program.

Workshops (It/En) scheduled for the Long Night of Careers @ USI

Friday 8 November 2019, 12.00-17.00, FER Genève, Rue de Saint-Jean 98
Launch event for the 100 WOMEN AND A THOUSANDS OF OTHER campaign. It will be an opportunity to get to know_the women participating in the campaign, inspiring women, active in fields that go from art, to technology and law. More information and registration by October 8th at the following link.

Fall Break Camp USI
Monday 28 - Thursday 31 October 2019, 8.15-17.30, L’ideatorio, Cadro
For more information, see our web page.

Festa delle famiglie USI-SUPSI 2019
Saturday 12 October 2019, 11.30-16.30, USI, Lugano
For more information see the program.

The rights of LGBT* people
Thursday 3 October 2019, 18.00-20.00, Aula magna USI
See the detailed program.

Premio Ermiza 2019
Saturday 21 September 2019, 16.00, Cinema Lux, Massagno
See the detailed program.