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Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences


DEI Workshops and Webinars

One of the charges of the CFAES Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is to offer free professional development programs to help members of the CFAES community learn skills needed to build diverse, inclusive, and equitable communities. In March 2020 all programs were switched to online delivery. Programs facilitated by CFAES staff are accessible to anyone, regardless of affiliation with the college. 

In-house or virtual on demand delivery of programs are available to CFAES departments, offices, and units (delivery of programs to units outside CFAES may be possible, please use contact information below to inquire). If you are interested in scheduling a virtual or in-person workshop for your unit please contact Dr. Leo Taylor (, Program Manager for Faculty and Staff Affairs. Please note that a minimum of two weeks advance notice may be required.

Ongoing and past workshops address the following topics:

  • Implicit bias (introduction to)

  • Implicit bias in the hiring process

  • Microaggressions

  • Identity, power, and privilege

  • Difficult conversations

  • Inclusive and equitable hiring practices

  • Accessible teaching practices

  • Transgender identities

  • Pronouns and other gendered words

  • Bystander intervention 

  • LGBTQ+ (introduction)

  • Introduction to diversity, equity, and inclusion

  • Barriers to DEI

  • Becoming Antiracist


Information and registration links for current webinars can be found on our CFAES Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Webinars page. You can also receive announcements about our upcoming webinars, events, and other programs across campus and in the community by signing up for our monthly newsletter.