• Diversity Certificate Series (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Must attend all four modules to receive completion certificate.Facilitator: Rachel Luce-HittThis four-module program is designed as an introductory overview series of workshops to provoke thought with respect to diversity in general, and more specifically, with respect to several important dimensions of diversity. Participants must attend all four modules to receive completion certificate.Dates Modules 1 and 2: Thursday, February 23 and ...

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  • Secular and Religious Minority Awareness (SRMA) (Recurring Event)

    Millican Hall: 384

    Facilitator: Tee RogersWe interact every day with individuals of different worldviews. Why is that important, and how does it impact our personal and professional relationships? Be part of this fun, interactive discussion about creating respectful spaces for people of all faith and non-faith perspectives. We will explore topics such as considering the faith diversity around us and what is meant ...

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  • Peace Film Series: Miss Representation

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Facilitator: Barbara Thompson Miss Representation explores the under-representation of women in positions of power and influence in America, and challenges the media's limited portrayal of what it means to be a powerful woman. Registration Instructions Faculty, A&P and USPS: Register online at my.UCF.edu. Students and OPS: Email your name, phone number and PID/employee I.D. number to diverse@ucf.edu. For more information, ...

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  • Inclusive Communication (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Facilitator: Rachel Luce-HittThis workshop identifies some common mistakes made when communicating about age, class, disabilities, ethnicity, gender, language, looks, race, religion, and sexual orientation. It also highlights words, phrases, and behaviors that can enhance the process of communicating about and across various dimensions of difference. Registration Instructions Faculty, A&P and USPS: Register online at my.UCF.edu. Students and OPS: Email your ...

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  • Safe Zone Series (Recurring Event)

    RWC Main: 206

    Facilitator: LGBTQ+ ServicesThe UCF Safe Zone Series is delivered through several trainings that include: Advocates: Wednesday, January 25 and Wednesday, March 15 Coming Out: Wednesday, February 8 Gender and Orientation Language Diversity (GOLD) Knights: Wednesday, March 8 LGBTQ+ 101: Wednesday, January 11, Wednesday, February 15, and Thursday, March 30 For training descriptions, visit https://diversity.ucf.edu/training/this-semester. Registration Instructions Faculty, A&P and USPS: ...

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  • Secular and Religious Minority Awareness (SRMA) (Recurring Event)

    Teaching Academy: 130

    Facilitator: Tee RogersWe interact every day with individuals of different worldviews. Why is that important, and how does it impact our personal and professional relationships? Be part of this fun, interactive discussion about creating respectful spaces for people of all faith and non-faith perspectives. We will explore topics such as considering the faith diversity around us and what is meant ...

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  • Minority Religions 101

    Teaching Academy: 117

    Facilitator: Dr. Ann Gleig and Dr. Jeanine Viau Imagine not being able to eat anything at the office holiday party because no one thought about your religious dietary restrictions, or worse, imagine having to hide your religious beliefs for fear of being ostracized, mistreated or even fired. The purpose of this workshop is to learn about and reflect on religious ...

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  • Diversity Certificate Series (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Must attend all four modules to receive completion certificate.Facilitator: Rachel Luce-HittThis four-module program is designed as an introductory overview series of workshops to provoke thought with respect to diversity in general, and more specifically, with respect to several important dimensions of diversity. Participants must attend all four modules to receive completion certificate.Dates Modules 1 and 2: Thursday, February 23 and ...

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  • The Power of "Hidden" Bias (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Facilitator: Barbara Thompson A fundamental quality of the human mind is to group objects into categories based on a wide range of discernible characteristics. This ability helped early people to distinguish friend from foe and was instrumental in our ancestors’ survival. As adaptive as this response may sometimes be, it also is the foundation of the biases, stereotypes, and prejudices ...

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  • Understanding Power and Privilege (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Facilitator: Rachel Luce-HittPrerequisite: ABCs of Diversity or complete Diversity Certificate Series (Modules 1-4) This session looks at the concepts of power and privilege in detail and describes actions that can be adopted to mitigate the effects of social injustice. Registration Instructions Faculty, A&P and USPS: Register online at my.UCF.edu. Students and OPS: Email your name, phone number and PID/employee I.D. ...

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  • Lunch with TED - The Power of Introverts

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Facilitator: Rachel Luce-Hitt In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But, as Susan Cain argues in this passionate talk, introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated. Please feel free to bring your own lunch with you ...

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  • Diversity Certificate Series (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Must attend all four modules to receive completion certificate.Facilitator: Rachel Luce-HittThis four-module program is designed as an introductory overview series of workshops to provoke thought with respect to diversity in general, and more specifically, with respect to several important dimensions of diversity. Participants must attend all four modules to receive completion certificate.Dates Modules 1 and 2: Thursday, February 23 and ...

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  • Understanding Power and Privilege (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Facilitator: Rachel Luce-HittPrerequisite: ABCs of Diversity or complete Diversity Certificate Series (Modules 1-4) This session looks at the concepts of power and privilege in detail and describes actions that can be adopted to mitigate the effects of social injustice. Registration Instructions Faculty, A&P and USPS: Register online at my.UCF.edu. Students and OPS: Email your name, phone number and PID/employee I.D. ...

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