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Welcome to the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion aims to create and maintain an accessible, inclusive and supportive community for all who learn, work and teach in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) and OSU Extension at The Ohio State University. 

News

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    DEI Launches Its First Newsletter and Announces Newsletter Naming Competition

    Jan 15, 2021

    The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion ran the first issue of its new monthly newsletter on January 13, 2021. The first issue featured the upcoming CFAES National Day of Racial Healing, our revised mission, vision, and values, the DEI Action Council, introductions to the office's staff, and upcoming professional development opportunities.

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    2021 CFAES Day of Racial Healing

    Jan 8, 2021

    The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion would like to invite you to join us for the W.K. Kellogg Foundation’s National Day of Racial Healing which will place on January 19, 2021. This National Day started in 2017 and takes place annually on the Tuesday following Martin Luther King Day. Join us for a variety of events throughout the day. Share your experiences and ideas about racial healing on social media using the following hashtags #HowWeHeal and #CFAESHowWeHeal.

  3. front cover of "Why are all the Black kids sitting together in the cafeteria?" by Beverly Daniel Tatum

    CFAES DEI Book Discussion Club to Begin in 2021

    Dec 17, 2020

    To facilitate important conversations about race the Extension Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force in collaboration with the CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will be hosting a book club that will meet throughout 2021.