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 ...
The Contemporary Relevance of Historic Black Land Loss
At the close of the Civil War, Black Americans owned very little farmland but began acquiring it at a rapid pace, so that by 1910, Black farmers owned more than 16 million acres. This, however, would be the peak of Black farmland ownership in the United S ...
Intuitive Eating and Health at Every Size: Moving Away from Harmful Diet Culture Toward Self-Compassion
The diet industry in the United State is worth nearly $65 billion dollars and its success can be attributed to a 95% long-term failure rate. Weight management programs feed on insecurities that are perpetuated by societal norms of beauty and health. Diet ...
How COVID-19 Impacted Food Systems
The COVID-19 pandemic exposed the fragility of our food supply system. While national-level responses to our food supply revealed a lot of weaknesses, the hyper-local response to feeding our communities demonstrated great strength in our mutual aid networ ...
An Identity in Crisis: The Impact of a Single Decision
What happens when one decision changes every aspect of your life and makes you question your core identities? Courtney Johnson, Chief Program and Education Officer, from the Ohio State University Office of Institutional Equity, will discuss some of the ch ...
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 ...
Agriculture Policy and Outlook Meeting
Agriculture Policy and Outlook Meeting Time: Breakfast- 7:30am Program- 8:00am Location: Circleville Presbyterian Church 134 East Mound Street Circleville, Ohio Cost: $10.00 per person, cash or check at the door. Speakers: Barry Ward - Farm Inputs, Land ...
2023 Winter Ag Breakfast Series
2023 WINTER AG BREAKFAST SERIES 4 Week Series Breakfast: 7:30am Program: 8:00am Cost: $10.00 per session Location: Crown Hill Golf Course, 9500 US Route 22 W, Williamsport, OH 43164. Session Topics: Feb. 7th- Weed Control, Dr. Alyssa Essman Feb. 14- D ...
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