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Welcome to the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences (CFAES) Office of 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. 


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    Department of Entomology Seminar Series: Entomology for the Visually Impaired

    Dec 2, 2019

    Join CFAES' Department of Entomology on Wednesday, December 4 at 3:30pm in 244 Kottman Hall for the next installment in their seminar series. "Entomology for the Visually Impaired: Constructing Meaningful Educational Experiences for Every Student" will be led by Dr. Ellen Klinger, a researcher at the U.S. Department of Agriculture and candidate for associate professor in the Department of Entomology. Her seminar will discuss the ways in which educators can create a more inclusive classroom environment for students with visual impairments and disabilities.

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    Office of Equity and Inclusion Professional Development Workshops Now Open to CFAES Undergraduates

    Sep 25, 2019

    The CFAES Office of Equity and Inclusion is pleased to announce that effective immediately all diversity, equity, and inclusion professional development workshops will be open to CFAES undergraduate students. Previously, workshops were available only to faculty, staff, and graduate students. The Office of Equity and Inclusion feels that this valuable resource should be available to all members of the CFAES community in order to create an inclusive environment where all people are valued and celebrated.

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    Fall 2019 CFAES and EEOB Graduate Student Support Group Meeting Schedule Now Available

    Aug 7, 2019

    We are excited to announce that the Fall 2019 dates for our Graduate Student Support Group meetings are now posted on our calendar! All support group meetings are open to CFAES and Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology (EEOB) graduate students and serves as a safe and confidential network to help students manage the challenges that arise during this exciting, but stressful chapter in their lives.