The events of the past few weeks have ushered in a deep sense of uncertainty. In the face of these fears, fostering a sense of safety and belonging starts with supporting each other. A great way to promote inclusion and support from afar is virtual team building!
Professional Development is offering a one day workshop for Extension and Outreach staff, faculty and council members, “Coming Together for Racial Understanding,” based on the national initiative developed by the Cooperative Extension Service Rapid Response Team. Now Coming Together for Racial Understanding is also being offered in an on-line, educational format.
Carol Heaverlo, director of Professional Development and Ross Wilburn, diversity officer, have hosted many Navigating Difference workshops at various county sites throughout the past several years. Now Navigating Difference is also being offered in an on-line, educational format!