Upcoming Diversity Training

 

January 23rd, 2019 - Diversity Committee Meeting

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

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February 13th, 2019 - Safe Space Training

12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

The goal of the Safe Space Campaign is to identify and educate orientation and gender identity/expression. People displaying the Safe Space symbol are committed to combating hatred and discrimination through assistance and support. In the training, you will learn some basic LGBTQ terminology and ways to make your language more inclusive, identify some of the privileges of being a straight non-transgender person, discuss the coming out process, and go over some ways that you can be a better ally to LGBTQ students on your campus.

 

February 20th, 2019 -  Diversity Committee Meeting

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

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February 28th, 2019 – Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Student NCBI

9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Lunch provided

The Workshop consists of a series of incremental activities that helps participants:

  • Celebrate their similarities and differences
  • Recognize the misinformation they have learned about various groups, including their own
  • Learn about and reevaluate personal attitudes and behaviors that are based on the impact of prejudice and discrimination
  • Claim pride in their group identities
  • Understand the personal impact of discrimination through the telling of stories
  • Learn hands-on tools for dealing effectively with offensive remarks and behaviors

 

March 8th-10th, 2019 - AAVMC 2019 Annual Conference and Iverson Bell Symposium

 

March 22nd, 2019 - Safe Space Training

8:00 AM to 12:00 PM

The goal of the Safe Space Campaign is to identify and educate orientation and gender identity/expression. People displaying the Safe Space symbol are committed to combating hatred and discrimination through assistance and support. In the training, you will learn some basic LGBTQ terminology and ways to make your language more inclusive, identify some of the privileges of being a straight non-transgender person, discuss the coming out process, and go over some ways that you can be a better ally to LGBTQ students on your campus.

 

March 27th, 2019 - Diversity Committee Meeting

12:00 PM to 1:00  PM

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April 24th, 2019 - Diversity Committee Meeting

8:00  AM to 12:00 PM

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Fall 2018 Diversity Events and Trainings

August 17th, 2018 - First Year NCBI

August 20th, 2018 - First Year NCBI

August 27th, 2018 - First Year NCBI

October 11th, 2018 - Faculty Search Committee

October 26th, 2018 - Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Student NCBI

October 26th, 2018 - Sponsor for LSU Multicultural Student Leadership Conference

October 31st, 2018 - Dean's Grand Rounds. Topic: Working with People with Disabilities: Assumptions and Biases and How They Can Impact Our Patients and Clients

November 2nd, 2018 - Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Student Safe Space Training

November 9th, 2018 - Faculty, Staff, and Graduate Student NCBI

November 30th, 2018 - Cultural Potluck