Events By Tag: “Diversity Education and Training”

  • CANCELED: Document Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: A vital part of creating an inclusive digital environment is ensuring that all documents are created in an accessible manner. This training will cover the core components of creating an accessible document, primarily in Microsoft Office, and will include a hands-on demonstration of the remediation of an inaccessible document. Please note that participants should bring a device with Microsoft …

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  • PDF Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: This training will cover the basics of the remediation of PDF documents for accessibility, including tagging content and establishing reading order. Participants are strongly encouraged to complete Document Accessibility to gain an understanding of the components of an accessible document before enrolling in PDF Accessibility. Please note that participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring a device with …

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  • Religious, Secular, and Spiritual Literacy for Beginners

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description: Have you said before, "Well, that isn't my area of expertise"? This session is designed for individuals who do not have extensive advanced degrees in religious studies but are still very interested in supporting students and their diverse identities. Using the framework of the BRIDGE Interfaith Youth Core curriculum, we will identify strategies for increasing one's interfaith literacy. Registration …

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  • Safe Zone Series: Coming Out

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description The Coming Out workshop explores the process and challenges of coming out as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, or Transgender. Participants will learn more about what the process of coming out may look like, different misconceptions, and how to be an advocate during and after someone comes out. The workshop will allow those who attend to explore their LGBTQ+ identity or …

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  • CANCELED: Digital Accessibility at UCF (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: This training will provide an overview of digital accessibility, as well as UCF’s Digital Accessibility Policy. Participants will learn more about digital accessibility, its core components, and how it impacts UCF. Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning > Discover > Browse Learning) Students sign up via KnightConnect. Please note: Pre-registration is REQUIRED by …

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  • Video Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: This training provides an overview of the basics of video accessibility, including captioning and audio description. The training will demonstrate multiple ways of captioning video content and provide information on UCF’s approved vendors for captioning services. Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning > Discover > Browse Learning) Students sign up via KnightConnect. Please …

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  • Immigration 101

    Virtual

    Description: Immigration is a prominent topic in the national discourse and affects the lives of millions of people, yet it is incredibly complex and difficult to understand. The Immigration 101 workshop explores basic immigration concepts so that participants walk away with a better understanding of this important topic. Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning …

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  • Using Emotional Intelligence to Combat Burnout and Build Community

    Virtual

    Description: This course will provide an introduction to emotional intelligence or serve as a refresher to those who have previously studied EI. There will be a specific focus on utilizing EI to combat burnout and effective navigation of complex communication climates.  Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning > Discover > Browse Learning) Students sign up …

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  • Understanding Micromessages

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description:Micromessages and Microaggressions is one of the most frequently requested workshops facilitated by UCF’s Office of Diversity Education and Training. Micromessages are signals that we send to one another through our actions and behaviors. Although these messages may be “small,” their impact can be tremendous. This conversation on micromessages includes an in-depth look at both micro-inequities and micro-affirmations. Microaggressions are …

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  • Safe Zone Series: LGBTQ+ 101 (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: The LGBTQ+ 101 training is the first in the series and is designed for all levels of knowledge about LGBTQ+ issues. In this 2-hour training, participants will be presented with general information about individual and societal concerns related to LGBTQ+ identity. This training serves as an introduction to these issues. LGBTQ+ 101 must be taken as an entry point …

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  • CANCELED: Document Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description: A vital part of creating an inclusive digital environment is ensuring that all documents are created in an accessible manner. This training will cover the core components of creating an accessible document, primarily in Microsoft Office, and will include a hands-on demonstration of the remediation of an inaccessible document. Please note that participants should bring a device with Microsoft …

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  • Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

    Virtual

    Description: Sexual Harassment in the Workplace is an extended course that builds upon the basic information covered in Title IX/OIE trainings. This course goes into specific detail about healthy and unhealthy workplace dynamics, how sexual harassment impacts the workplace, and how by building a healthy, proactive, and respectful workplace, we can work together to prevent and respond to sexual harassment …

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  • PDF Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description: This training will cover the basics of the remediation of PDF documents for accessibility, including tagging content and establishing reading order. Participants are strongly encouraged to complete Document Accessibility to gain an understanding of the components of an accessible document before enrolling in PDF Accessibility. Please note that participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring a device with …

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  • Video Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description: This training provides an overview of the basics of video accessibility, including captioning and audio description. The training will demonstrate multiple ways of captioning video content and provide information on UCF’s approved vendors for captioning services. Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning > Discover > Browse Learning) Students sign up via KnightConnect. Please …

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  • Safe Zone Series: Advocates (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: The Safe Zone Advocates training is the second in the series and was created to further individual knowledge and understanding of LGBTQ+ issues. The training is geared toward helping attendees explore, identify, and expose cultural biases and acquire skills necessary for advocating for marginalized populations. Participants who complete both trainings (LGBTQ+ 101 and Safe Zone Advocates) are designated as …

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  • CANCELED: Digital Accessibility at UCF (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description: This training will provide an overview of digital accessibility, as well as UCF’s Digital Accessibility Policy. Participants will learn more about digital accessibility, its core components, and how it impacts UCF. Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning > Discover > Browse Learning) Students sign up via KnightConnect. Please note: Pre-registration is REQUIRED by …

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  • PDF Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: This training will cover the basics of the remediation of PDF documents for accessibility, including tagging content and establishing reading order. Participants are strongly encouraged to complete Document Accessibility to gain an understanding of the components of an accessible document before enrolling in PDF Accessibility. Please note that participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring a device with …

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  • CANCELED: Document Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: A vital part of creating an inclusive digital environment is ensuring that all documents are created in an accessible manner. This training will cover the core components of creating an accessible document, primarily in Microsoft Office, and will include a hands-on demonstration of the remediation of an inaccessible document. Please note that participants should bring a device with Microsoft …

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  • Exploring Identity through Poetry

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description Black feminist poet Audre Lorde opined, “I can choose only to be or not be, and in various combinations of myself. And as my breath is part of my breathing, my eyes of my seeing, all that I am is of who I am, is of what I do. The shortest statement of philosophy I have is my living, …

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  • Video Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: This training provides an overview of the basics of video accessibility, including captioning and audio description. The training will demonstrate multiple ways of captioning video content and provide information on UCF’s approved vendors for captioning services. Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning > Discover > Browse Learning) Students sign up via KnightConnect. Please …

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  • CANCELED: Digital Accessibility at UCF (Recurring Event)

    Virtual

    Description: This training will provide an overview of digital accessibility, as well as UCF’s Digital Accessibility Policy. Participants will learn more about digital accessibility, its core components, and how it impacts UCF. Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning > Discover > Browse Learning) Students sign up via KnightConnect. Please note: Pre-registration is REQUIRED by …

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  • Veterans Education Training and Support (V.E.T.S)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description: Explore military and veteran culture and some unique challenges that student veterans experience.  Recommendations and strategies for working with student veterans will be discussed. Registration Information:Employees register via Workday. (Home page > Global Navigation > Learning > Discover > Browse Learning) Students sign up via KnightConnect. Please note: Pre-registration is REQUIRED by no later than three days prior to …

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  • PDF Accessibility (Recurring Event)

    Barbara Ying Center: 140

    Description: This training will cover the basics of the remediation of PDF documents for accessibility, including tagging content and establishing reading order. Participants are strongly encouraged to complete Document Accessibility to gain an understanding of the components of an accessible document before enrolling in PDF Accessibility. Please note that participants are encouraged, but not required, to bring a device with …

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  • Immigration 102: International Students

    Virtual

    Description: An international student's journey to studying in the United States is a complex, multistep process that begins long before the student arrives. This session will highlight an international student's journey, starting before they apply to the university, obtaining their student visa, coming to the United States, and the many things they must consider while earning their degree. Participants will …

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  • Safe Zone Series: G.O.L.D.

    Virtual

    Description: The GOLD workshop aims to provide education on topics concerning language specific to gender and sexual/romantic orientation within the LGBTQ+ community. Participants will learn more about ideas of gender, sexual orientation, biological sex, romantic orientation, and gender presentation. Training Objectives Increase the ability to articulate the differences between sexual orientation, romantic orientation, gender identity, gender expression, and biological sex. …

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