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Title: Certificate in Diversity & Inclusion (CDI): Inclusiveness & Equity in the Workplace
Instructor: Marian Higgins, PhD Clinical Assistant Professor, College Student Affairs Administration    
Location: Class is Full, room AB
As the university focuses on increasing diversity among their employees, it is also important to draw attention to providing welcoming environments for all faculty and staff. As a participant in this session, you will learn how to create an inclusive space by: (a) understanding the impact of your identities, experiences, and beliefs at work; (b) establishing recruitment and retention processes that are equitable and inclusive; (c) assessing the current state of your office space, culture, traditions, and communication practices; (d) and examining how systemic practices impact inclusivity and equity at work.