DEI Events

Campus and Community DEI Events

Fall 2020 Diversity Seminar

Thursday, September 24, 2020 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

September 24 Morgan Stangl, School of Social Work  “The Iowa Edge: Assessing the Effectiveness of an Orientation Program for the Improved Retention of Underrepresented and Marginalized Students”  The Iowa Edge is an extended orientation and mentoring program that serves students of color, LGBTQ+ students, and first-generation students. The purpose of this study is to review literature associated with student retention with an emphasis on the served student populations. The literature review…

Pandemic, State & Society Webinar Series

Friday, September 25, 2020 8:00pm to 9:30pm
Virtual Event

Join International Programs, the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies, the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies, and the Iowa Global Health Network for a special two-part webinar series "Pandemic, State & Society" (September 18 & 25) bringing together voices from Asia to discuss first-hand experiences with the coronavirus. Asia was the first place to experience the coronavirus, impose lock-downs, and then emerge from them. It was also the first to experience a resurgence of infection…

Virtual Discussions

Monday, September 28, 2020 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Virtual Discussions

Monday, September 28, 2020 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Virtual Discussions

Tuesday, September 29, 2020 10:00am to 11:00am
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Virtual Discussions

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Li Chen Distinguished Lecture: #HashtagActivism: Networks of Race & Gender Justice

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Virtual Event

Sarah J. Jackson, PhD Presidential Associate Professor,  Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania Sarah J. Jackson studies how media, journalism, and technology  are used by and represent marginalized publics, with a focus  on how communication arising from Black, feminist,  and activist spaces contribute to US progress. “#HashtagActivisim: Networks of Race & Gender Justice” Interested in attending? Email SJMC@uiowa.edu for Zoom instructions.  (SJMC students…

BUILD: Engineering an Intersectionality Lens for Equity and Inclusive Excellence

Thursday, October 1, 2020 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. Our social identities (both privileged and oppressed) shape our…

NCBI: Leadership for Equity and Inclusion

Friday, October 2, 2020 9:00am to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

The National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) workshops and principles are being used on hundreds of campuses, K-12 schools, corporations, law enforcement programs, communities, domestic and international political organizations, and peace negotiations. At the University of Iowa, our team offers courses, free of charge, to the campus and community. The Leadership for Equity and Inclusion session is a full-day workshop that invites participants to reflect on how identity has shaped their…

Stanley Reads - 2

Saturday, October 3, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

Yaa Gyasi, Homegoing (2016) Quey (pp. 49–86) James (pp. 87–109) Stanley Reads is hosted by Kimberly Datchuk, curator of learning & engagement and presented in partnership with Prairie Lights Books. Register for Stanley Reads at https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3VR83aPIweoUmHz. Once registered, you will receive invitations to all Stanley Reads events. Registration will cut off at noon the Friday preceding each event. Anyone registered after that will be added to the following…

LGBTQ Safe Zone: Trans Awareness

Monday, October 5, 2020 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Event

The LGBTQ Safe Zone Project is a campus-wide program that offers a visible message of inclusion, affirmation, and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in the university community. Trans Awareness delves deeper into topics related to gender identity and expression. Participants will gain a better understanding of trans identity, campus resources, challenges individuals from these communities face on campus, and strategies for becoming an increasingly…

Fall 2020 Diversity Seminar

Thursday, October 8, 2020 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

Nicholas Creary, Center for Diversity & Enrichment  “‘Charting the Unknown Possibilities of Existence’: The Crimes of Humanity on Trial in Star Trek: The Next Generation and Abderrahmane Sissako’s Bamako”  This presentation focuses on contradictions between notions of benevolent explorers and the realities of colonization and explores the disparity between romantic visions of exploration and the realities of conquest in a comparison of Q’s trial of the Enterprise crew for the crimes of…

BUILD: Beyond the Numbers - Foundations for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Friday, October 9, 2020 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This introductory workshop will allow participants to understand the importance…

Fall 2020 Diversity Seminar

Thursday, October 15, 2020 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

Ashley Cheyemi McNeill, Obermann Center for Advanced Studies  “Receiving Strangers: Cosmopolitan Ethics and the Narrative Works of Seiichi Higashide and Barack Obama" Despite worldwide mandates to quarantine, COVID-19 has forced many people (often marginalized and ethnic minorities) into transitory states, seeking both place and shelter. Yet migrants have negotiated the liminal status of perpetually not belonging long before the novel coronavirus blanketed the globe. This presentation…

Stanley Reads - 3

Saturday, October 17, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

Yaa Gyasi, Homegoing (2016) Kojo (pp. 110–131) Abena (pp. 132–152) Stanley Reads is hosted by Kimberly Datchuk, curator of learning & engagement and presented in partnership with Prairie Lights Books. Register for Stanley Reads at https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3VR83aPIweoUmHz. Once registered, you will receive invitations to all Stanley Reads events. Registration will cut off at noon the Friday preceding each event. Anyone registered after that will be added to the following…

LGBTQ Safe Zone: Phase I

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 9:00am to 11:00am
Virtual Event

The LGBTQ Safe Zone Project is a campus-wide program that offers a visible message of inclusion, affirmation, and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in the university community. Phase I introduces basic LGBTQ terms and concepts, helps participants develop an appreciation for the experiences of the LGBTQ people, and brings an overall awareness of LGBTQ issues. Participants will be encouraged to think about how they can create a more inclusive environment…

UI Latinx Council Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

Due to Covid-19, all of our meetings this fall will be virtual, and you will need to sign in with the SSO option when entering the zoom sessions. You don't have to be a member of the council to attend meetings. All UI faculty, staff, and students who have concerns, who want to share information with others, or who just want to listen, are welcome to join. The monthly council meetings for Fall 2020 will be held on the following days from 3:30-4:30 p.m. September 23 October 21 November 18 …

NCBI: Conflict and Controversial Issues

Tuesday, October 27, 2020 1:00pm to 5:00pm
Virtual Event

The National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) workshops and principles are being used on hundreds of campuses, K-12 schools, corporations, law enforcement programs, communities, domestic and international political organizations, and peace negotiations. At the University of Iowa, our team offers courses, free of charge, to the campus and community. The Conflict and Controversial Issues session is a four-hour process gives leaders skills to deal constructively with tough conflicts, enabling…

Virtual Discussions

Wednesday, October 28, 2020 8:00am to 9:00am
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Virtual Discussions

Thursday, October 29, 2020 11:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Fall 2020 Diversity Seminar

Thursday, October 29, 2020 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

Kristine Muñoz, Spanish & Portuguese  “Moving Beyond the Media: A Digital Humanities Correction to Stereotypes of Colombians”  Colombian Americans face nearly inevitable comments that link their national heritage to drug trafficking when they identify themselves. This presentation focuses on creating resources for people to be better informed and more respectful of Colombians, both in their own country and in the US, including digital venues to bring a critical social scientific lens to a…

Virtual Discussions

Friday, October 30, 2020 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Stanley Reads - 4

Saturday, October 31, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

This meeting will be hosted by Derek Nnuro, associate writer (Stanley Museum of Art) Yaa Gyasi, Homegoing (2016) H (pp. 155–175) Akua (pp. 176–197) Stanley Reads is hosted by Kimberly Datchuk, curator of learning & engagement and presented in partnership with Prairie Lights Books. Register for Stanley Reads at https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3VR83aPIweoUmHz. Once registered, you will receive invitations to all Stanley Reads events. Registration will cut off at noon the Friday…

LGBTQ Safe Zone: Phase II

Monday, November 2, 2020 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

The LGBTQ Safe Zone Project is a campus-wide program that offers a visible message of inclusion, affirmation, and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in the university community. Phase II is a case study-based, application-focused session. Participants will gain the tools they need to not only provide resources, but to become an active participant in making our campus a more supportive, inclusive, and affirming place for LBGTQ people. After completing Phase…

BUILD: Beyond the Numbers - Foundations for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Wednesday, November 4, 2020 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This introductory workshop will allow participants to understand the importance…

Fall 2020 Diversity Seminar

Thursday, November 5, 2020 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

Christine Shea, Spanish & Portuguese  “Linguistic Prejudice: Let me tell you who you are based on how you sound”  Linguistic prejudice is a form of prejudice that manifests through implicit biases held by individuals about others based upon the way they speak. Linguistic prejudices influence the way messages are perceived and have a severe impact on people throughout their lives, starting in kindergarten and reaching into searches for housing or employment and interactions with the…

BUILD: Making the Paradigm Shift from Diversity to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. The session is a collaboration between the Office of the Provost,…

BUILD: Making the Paradigm Shift from Diversity to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. The session is a collaboration between the Office of the Provost,…

BUILD: For the Long Haul - Increasing Your Stamina While Doing Justice Work

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 9:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This is an advanced session. Participants are expected to have a…

BUILD: A Closer Look at Race in the U.S.

Thursday, November 12, 2020 9:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. In this session, participants will discuss and define race and the…

Fall 2020 Diversity Seminar

Thursday, November 12, 2020 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

Hao Zhao, Cinematic Arts  “LGBTQ+Iowa”   This presentation will introduce and discuss an ongoing artistic project, “LGBTQ+Iowa.” This project is a dual photographic series and documentary short film centered on LGBTQ+ people in Iowa. To achieve this goal, I will photograph and film verité documentary of individuals in locations across the state, particularly rural regions. Through the participants’ widely varied backgrounds, the project will expand narrow representations by exploring how…

Stanley Reads - 5

Saturday, November 14, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

Yaa Gyasi, Homegoing (2016) Willie (pp. 198–220) Yaw (pp. 221–241) Stanley Reads is hosted by Kimberly Datchuk, curator of learning & engagement and presented in partnership with Prairie Lights Books. Register for Stanley Reads at https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3VR83aPIweoUmHz. Once registered, you will receive invitations to all Stanley Reads events. Registration will cut off at noon the Friday preceding each event. Anyone registered after that will be added to the following…

UI Latinx Council Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

Due to Covid-19, all of our meetings this fall will be virtual, and you will need to sign in with the SSO option when entering the zoom sessions. You don't have to be a member of the council to attend meetings. All UI faculty, staff, and students who have concerns, who want to share information with others, or who just want to listen, are welcome to join. The monthly council meetings for Fall 2020 will be held on the following days from 3:30-4:30 p.m. September 23 October 21 November 18 …

NCBI: Building Effective Relationships Across Difference

Thursday, November 19, 2020 8:30am to 12:30pm
Virtual Event

The National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) workshops and principles are being used on hundreds of campuses, K-12 schools, corporations, law enforcement programs, communities, domestic and international political organizations, and peace negotiations. At the University of Iowa, our team offers courses, free of charge, to the campus and community. Framed through key NCBI principles, the Building Effective Relationships Across Difference session is a four-hour workshop that encourages…

Virtual Discussions

Monday, November 30, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Virtual Discussions

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 9:00am to 10:00am
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

Virtual Discussions

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Virtual Event

We will be hosting various virtual discussion opportunities each month that focus on a different topic and provide various medium options to engage. Available options include engaging with one of our listening, reading, or viewing groups. The topics include: ability, class/socioeconomic status, gender/gender expression, race, religion, and sexuality/sexual orientation. Participants will need to review the specific podcast episode, article, or video clip prior to attending. All podcasts,…

LGBTQ Safe Zone: Trans Awareness

Thursday, December 3, 2020 10:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual Event

The LGBTQ Safe Zone Project is a campus-wide program that offers a visible message of inclusion, affirmation, and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in the university community. Trans Awareness delves deeper into topics related to gender identity and expression. Participants will gain a better understanding of trans identity, campus resources, challenges individuals from these communities face on campus, and strategies for becoming an increasingly…

Stanley Reads - 6

Saturday, December 5, 2020 2:00pm to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

Yaa Gyasi, Homegoing (2016) Sonny (pp. 242–262) Marjorie (pp. 263–282) Marcus (pp. 283–299) Stanley Reads is hosted by Kimberly Datchuk, curator of learning & engagement and presented in partnership with Prairie Lights Books. Register for Stanley Reads at https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_3VR83aPIweoUmHz. Once registered, you will receive invitations to all Stanley Reads events. Registration will cut off at noon the Friday preceding each event. Stanley Reads puts the museum’s…

BUILD: Exploring the Influence of Implicit Bias in Our Works and Lives

Monday, December 7, 2020 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This workshop will explore implicit bias, including an introduction to…

BUILD: Putting It All Together - Strategies for Managing Difficult Conversations

Thursday, December 10, 2020 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. Participants will learn about different types of conversations and…

UI Latinx Council Monthly Meeting

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Virtual Event

Due to Covid-19, all of our meetings this fall will be virtual, and you will need to sign in with the SSO option when entering the zoom sessions. You don't have to be a member of the council to attend meetings. All UI faculty, staff, and students who have concerns, who want to share information with others, or who just want to listen, are welcome to join. The monthly council meetings for Fall 2020 will be held on the following days from 3:30-4:30 p.m. September 23 October 21 November 18 …

BUILD: Beyond the Numbers - Foundations for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Monday, January 11, 2021 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This introductory workshop will allow participants to understand the importance…

NCBI: Leadership for Equity and Inclusion

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 9:00am to 3:00pm
Virtual Event

The National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) workshops and principles are being used on hundreds of campuses, K-12 schools, corporations, law enforcement programs, communities, domestic and international political organizations, and peace negotiations. At the University of Iowa, our team offers courses, free of charge, to the campus and community. The Leadership for Equity and Inclusion session is a full-day workshop that invites participants to reflect on how identity has shaped their…

BUILD: Beyond the Numbers - Foundations for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 9:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This introductory workshop will allow participants to understand the importance…

BUILD: Fostering Your Cultural Intelligence (CQ) Framework

Friday, January 22, 2021 9:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. To thrive and succeed in today’s diverse world, one needs to have a…

LGBTQ Safe Zone: Phase I

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 9:00am to 11:00am
Virtual Event

The LGBTQ Safe Zone Project is a campus-wide program that offers a visible message of inclusion, affirmation, and support to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) people in the university community. Phase I introduces basic LGBTQ terms and concepts, helps participants develop an appreciation for the experiences of the LGBTQ people, and brings an overall awareness of LGBTQ issues. Participants will be encouraged to think about how they can create a more inclusive environment…

BUILD: Making the Paradigm Shift from Diversity to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 2:00pm to 5:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. The session is a collaboration between the Office of the Provost,…

BUILD: Beyond the Numbers - Foundations for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Thursday, February 4, 2021 9:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This introductory workshop will allow participants to understand the importance…

BUILD: Exploring the Influence of Implicit Bias in Our Work and Lives

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 9:00am to 12:00pm
Virtual Event

The Building University of Iowa Leadership for Diversity (BUILD) initiative is an opportunity for UI faculty, staff, and graduate students to gain strategic knowledge and skills to contribute to a welcoming and inclusive environment for all. By completing a series of workshops, participants will earn a certificate demonstrating their commitment as leaders for diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace and classroom. This workshop will explore implicit bias, including an introduction to…