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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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    Registration Now Open for Gardening with Physical Limitations Webinar

    Mar 31, 2020

    The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences is hosting a free webinar on how to engage in gardening activities with physical limitations. In this webinar, Laura Akgerman, Disabilities Services Coordinator for Ohio AgrAbility & Ohio State University Extension, will address a variety of disabilities, especially ones that limit mobility, movement, strength, range-of-motion, and energy/fatigue.

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    Registration Open for Second Information Session on The Ohio State University Employee Assistance Program

    Mar 25, 2020

    The CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is offering a webinar about services provided through the Ohio State Employee Assistance Program (EAP) that can help staff and faculty manage stress resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic. During this presentation Suzanne Vickers from the EAP will provide an overview of services available to all OSU staff and faculty including: online resources, legal assistance, child and elder care resources and referrals, change management, and how to schedule a confidential counseling appointment.

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    Applications Open for Coca-Cola Critical Difference for Women Grants for Research on Women, Gender and Gender Equity

    Mar 18, 2020

    The Women’s Place is carrying on its efforts to support faculty and staff, though remotely. The office is currently accepting applications for Coca-Cola Critical Difference for Women Grants for Research on Women, Gender and Gender Equity. Ohio State faculty and PhD and terminal master's degree candidates of all genders are eligible to apply. Grants of $1,000 to $2,000 will support research that explores women's lives, gender equity or gender broadly conceptualized.