Donuts with the Dean March April 17
Join Dean Cathann Kress for donuts and conversation on Monday, April 17. ...
Farm Assistant Internship
The Western Ag Station is looking for a farm assistant intern for this Summer. For more information, see attached. ...
Upcoming Spring Break Programs
There are three Spring Break study abroad programs coming up for 2024! See below for more information. Chile: Agriculture and Agroecosystems Human and Animal Interactions Panama: Through the Lense of AgriCulture, Sustainability and Diversity ...
COBA/Select Sires Scholarship
The COBA/Select Sires Board of Directors wishes to recognize the efforts and aspirations of college students from member-owner-customer herds in our North and Southwest territories. The board of directors has set aside scholarship funds that will be award ...
April 17th, 2023
Welcome to Week 15! ...
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 ...
Practicing Bystander Intervention Strategies
All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward people from marginalized social identity groups. Have you ever witnessed a bias incident such as a mic ...
Difficult Conversations: Communicating Effectively Across Difference
Have you ever engaged in a conversation about an uncomfortable or sensitive topic with someone who is very different from you and didn't know how to approach it? Conversations between people with different views and lived experiences can go awry and ...
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 ...