Implicit Associations, Insidious Assumptions: Unintended Manifestations of Bias in Everyday Life
This 90-minute workshop will provide an introduction to unconscious associations that can lead to an affinity toward or prejudice against some people (implicit bias). We will explore how our socialization process leads to the formation of conscious and un ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
Introduction to Microaggressions: Small Actions that Have a Big Impact
Microaggressions are common, often subtle expressions of bias, many times initiated unintentionally and unconsciously that can have serious impacts on recipients including shortening life expectancy. In this 90-minute workshop, participants will learn abo ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute program provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in screening applicants and identify ways that priv ...
2023 State of the College
Watch the address now Watch the State of the College Watch the State of the College address presented by Dean Cathann A. Kress. ...
ATI students experience beef industry in Western U.S.
A group of six second-year livestock students, led by faculty member Dr. Michael Amstutz, spent Feb. 28- March 7 touring various livestock businesses in Oklahoma and Texas. Businesses included the Oklahoma National Stockyards, the world's largest sto ...
Upcoming student events
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March 22, 2023
Donuts with the Dean March April 17
Join Dean Cathann Kress for donuts and conversation on Monday, April 17. ...
Communicating to be Understood online workshop
How we communicate with each other, whether it is a co-worker or spouse, can make or break a relationship. In this workshop we will explore how people communicate differently and how you can use your strengths to build relationships with your team and inc ...