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Tuesday, June 22, 2021

VISIONS: A component of our Cornerstones of Community professional development track | Human Resources

Dr. Deborah J. Walker is a multicultural and organizational development consultant skilled in the areas of assessment, strategic planning and change, process facilitation, community engagement, cooperative problem solving, and coaching. Her VISIONS sessions are designed to enhance the university's internal capacity to create an equitable campus community by introducing staff, faculty, and students to the Visions framework and common language, including guidelines for effective dialogue, target/non-target, modern "isms," and internalized oppression. VISIONS workshop attendees will learn how to: Identify previously unconscious biases and misinformation in themselves, in others, and in organizationsCommunicate more effectively across differenceRecognize personal, interpersonal, institutional and cultural barriers to inclusionUnderstand the ongoing personal effects of historical and contemporary exclusion and oppression, for example, the effects of sexism on individuals of all gendersFacilitate change in groups and organizations to create a supportive environment of inclusionVISIONS is a component of our Cornerstones of Community professional development track and participation in this program is an expectation for all supervisors. Registration is required and open to Staff and Faculty only. Click here to register. If the session is full, please click the "Join wait list" button to be placed on the waiting list.
Thursday, June 24, 2021

CGE Reading Group

Join us to discuss Kazuo Ishiguro's Klara and the Sun. We'll discuss the first half on June 10th and the second half on June 24th.
Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Virtual Inclusion Insights - Part 1 | Human Resources

In this two session program, you will view and discuss eleven video insights presented by Steve Robbins, Ph.D. In the various video clips, Steve will discuss stereotypes and unintentional intolerance. Steve also discusses how human nature and our brains don't always help us be inclusive, and what we can do to prevent this. Inclusion Insights is part of our Cornerstones of Community track and is an expectation of all staff. In order to fulfill Cornerstones of Community requirements, Parts 1 and 2 of the virtual version of this course must both be completed. Parts 1 and 2 must be taken in order. Enroll for Part 1 here Enroll for Part 2 here
Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Virtual Inclusion Insights - Part 2 | Human Resources

In this two session program, you will view and discuss eleven video insights presented by Steve Robbins, Ph.D. In the various video clips, Steve will discuss stereotypes and unintentional intolerance. Steve also discusses how human nature and our brains don't always help us be inclusive, and what we can do to prevent this. Inclusion Insights is part of our Cornerstones of Community track and is an expectation of all staff. In order to fulfill Cornerstones of Community requirements, Parts 1 and 2 of the virtual version of this course must both be completed. Parts 1 and 2 must be taken in order. Enroll for Part 1 here Enroll for Part 2 here