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October 17, 2019

Beyond Race: Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace offered Oct. 31

Submitted by Human Capital Services - Learning and Development

Beyond Race: Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace will be offered from 8 a.m. to noon Thursday, Oct. 31, in the K-State Alumni Center Banquet Room C.

This session will address the importance of employees seeing beyond the race of their colleagues and understanding characteristics most notably associated with a positive and productive work environment. This session will help participants understand their own characteristics, their colleagues' characteristics, and how this knowledge can help make our work environment better in a variety of ways.

Session objectives:

  • Explore diversity in action.
  • Understanding of identity and intersectionality.
  • Gaining an awareness of cultural norms and communication strategies for a diverse workplace.

You must be a current supervisor of university support staff or unclassified professionals to attend this session. This session is offered in conjunction with the K-State Supervisory Foundations Pillar I: Establishing Your Supervisory Foundation certificate program, therefore, seating is limited.

To register for this session, please complete this registration form.

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