Diversity Development Workshop Series, Fall 2015

Diversity Development Workshop Series, Fall 2015

Diversity Development Workshop Series

Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2-3 p.m.
Fundamentals of Diversity

This workshop engages participants in developing their thinking about diversity. Learn basic concepts and terminology used to converse about diversity and inclusion.  Explore your different identities and selves.
Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2-3 p.m.
Exploring Oppression, Privilege and Bias

Examine privilege, oppression & unconscious biases from different perspectives.  Engage in group discussions on how to implement fruitful practices that address existing forms of oppression and discrimination in society. We will also discuss evidence-based strategies for decreasing the influence of bias in day-to-day interactions.
Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2-3 p.m.
A Step Towards Intercultural Competence: Multicultural Communication

Explore communication skills for promoting inclusion and respect in the college & workplace, as well as ways to use communication to effectively address issues of incivility and disrespect. The power of respect and speaking up will be highlighted through the use of real-life examples.
For more information, contact Kalpna Swamy at 352-381-3809.