Events

  1. Apr 19, 2021 through Apr 20, 2021, 9:00am - 5:00pm

    This annual conference aims to serve as a catalyst for positive change and a springboard for collaborations with our partners in education, business, public, and social service. Each year a series of workshops will provide a forum for individuals and organizations to expand their knowledge and perspectives, and an opportunity to increase community resources through the synergy of collaboration.

  2. Apr 21, 2021, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

    MANRRS is a national society that welcomes membership of people of all racial and ethnic group participation in agricultural and related science careers. MANRRS members are encouraged to be full participants in other professional societies for their basic disciplinary and career interests. However, MANRRS attempts to provide networks to support professional development of minorities. It is a springboard for their entry into and advancement in careers where they otherwise could be lost in the sheer number and established connections of mainstream participants.

  3. Apr 22, 2021, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

    All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, many times directed toward people in vulnerable populations. Have you ever been in a situation like that and wanted to say or do something, but didn't know what to do? Anyone can become an active bystander and learn to address explicit and implicit bias. In this 90-minute, interactive webinar, we will explore some of the most common forms of bias and identify tools you can use as an active bystander to interrupt bias in daily life.

  4. Apr 23, 2021, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

    Update: The Ohio State University has announced the suspension of face-to-face instruction of lectures, discussion sections, seminars, and other similar classroom settings, and the move to virtual instruction effective immediately and through the end of the semester. Also, events deemed nonessential between now and April 20 are subject to review, to evaluate whether they should continue in person. Based on these guidelines, all graduate Student Support Group Meetings will now be held remotely via Zoom. If you would like access tot the Zoom link, please email Dr.

  5. Apr 30, 2021, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

    Update: The Ohio State University has announced the suspension of face-to-face instruction of lectures, discussion sections, seminars, and other similar classroom settings, and the move to virtual instruction effective immediately and through the end of the semester. Also, events deemed nonessential between now and April 20 are subject to review, to evaluate whether they should continue in person. Based on these guidelines, all graduate Student Support Group Meetings will now be held remotely via Zoom. If you would like access tot the Zoom link, please email Dr.

  6. May 6, 2021, 2:00pm - 3:15pm

    This 75-minute training provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool. Although this program primarily focuses on faculty searches, much of the content applies also to staff searches. Participants will examine the role that various forms of implicit bias can play in screening applicants and identify ways that intersecting social identities create an unlevel competitive job market. Strategies for targeted recruitment of historically underrepresented minority applicants will be addressed.

  7. May 7, 2021, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

    Dr. Taylor will explore how various forms of bias are barriers to creating diverse, inclusive and equitable research environments. This seminar will address simple strategies that can be implemented to expose and mitigate bias. Dr. Hernandez will explore systemic issues and identify strategies to address these problems. This seminar will showcase examples of successful programs and initiatives to broaden participation in STEM.

  8. May 7, 2021, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

    Update: The Ohio State University has announced the suspension of face-to-face instruction of lectures, discussion sections, seminars, and other similar classroom settings, and the move to virtual instruction effective immediately and through the end of the semester. Also, events deemed nonessential between now and April 20 are subject to review, to evaluate whether they should continue in person. Based on these guidelines, all graduate Student Support Group Meetings will now be held remotely via Zoom. If you would like access tot the Zoom link, please email Dr.

  9. May 14, 2021, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

    Update: The Ohio State University has announced the suspension of face-to-face instruction of lectures, discussion sections, seminars, and other similar classroom settings, and the move to virtual instruction effective immediately and through the end of the semester. Also, events deemed nonessential between now and April 20 are subject to review, to evaluate whether they should continue in person. Based on these guidelines, all graduate Student Support Group Meetings will now be held remotely via Zoom. If you would like access tot the Zoom link, please email Dr.

  10. May 20, 2021, 11:30am - 1:30pm

    This workshop is designed for mentors of undergraduate and graduate students, postdocs, and junior faculty. During this workshop, participating faculty will learn how to acknowledge the impact of conscious and unconscious assumptions, privilege, stereotype threat, and biases in the mentor-mentee relationship. Participants will use culturally responsive mentoring principles to guide them in talking about cultural diversity matters with their mentees.

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