Upcoming workshops

Diversity, Equity, and Community Committee Fall 2019 Brown Bag Series

Sept. 27, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Who Is(n't) Here: Questioning Curricula to Promote Social Justice

Location: LeBaron 1009

Panelist: Jeanne Dyches, Ph.D., assistant professor, School of Education

Come learn about the ways in which noticing and questioning various forms of curricula can open up conversations around issues of social justice.

Oct. 11, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Teaching Inclusivity at Iowa State

Location: Palmer 331

Panelist: Laura Bestler, Ph.D., Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching

Introduction to importance of inclusion and how you can take first steps in designing inclusive classrooms.

Nov. 15, noon to 1:30 p.m.

History of Land Grant and the Future of LGBTQ Students, Staff, and Faculty

Location: LeBaron 1009

Panelists: Nicci Port, project director for diversity and inclusion and LGBTQ+ initiatives. José Antonio Rosa, Ph.D., faculty fellow in the division of diversity and inclusion, professor in marketing.

Learn about the historical background of the land grant, current developments, and the next 25-30 years of ISU service to the people of Iowa with a focus on the LGBTQ/GSM/QUILTBAG population.

Dec. 6, noon to 1:30 p.m.

Making Iowa State University Meetings and Events More Inclusive, Diverse, and Accessible: A Toolkit for Iowa State University Meeting and Event Planner

Location: LeBaron 1009

Panelists: Jamie Beyer, M.Ed., C.H.E., C.W.P. Suzanne Gauch, A.M.T., H.E.A.T. Liz Harris, M.Ed. Rita McClain, M.B.A., C.M.P. Eric D. Olson, PhD. Ching-Hui “Joan” Su, PhD. Chin-Hsun “Ken” Tsai, PhD.

Come hear how the event management faculty created a toolkit for planning a meeting and event more inclusive, diverse, and accessible.