Introduction to Sustainable Agriculture
ENR 3100 This course is an introduction to the issues, concepts and practices associated with sustainable agriculture. Since agriculture is a complex social-ecological system which integrates a wide range of economic, environmental and social aspects, thi ...
SENR Seminar Series- The real ‘wild’ side of Put-in-Bay: The Lake Erie Islands Nature and Wildlife Center
Amy Alford is an Environmental Scientist for the West Tennessee River Basin Authority, and a Volunteer at the Lake Erie Islands Nature and Wildlife Center, and Renée Fultz the Director of the Lake Erie Islands Nature and Wildlife Center, will present, T ...
Difficult Conversations: Communicating Effectively Across Difference
Have you ever engaged in a conversation about an uncomfortable or sensitive topic with someone who is very different from you and didn't know how to approach it? Conversations between people with different views and lived experiences can go awry and ...
Implicit Associations, Insidious Assumptions: Unintended Manifestations of Bias in Everyday Life
This 90-minute workshop will provide an introduction to unconscious associations that can lead to an affinity toward or prejudice against some people (implicit bias). We will explore how our socialization process leads to the formation of conscious and un ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
Introduction to Microaggressions: Small Actions that Have a Big Impact
Microaggressions are common, often subtle expressions of bias, many times initiated unintentionally and unconsciously that can have serious impacts on recipients including shortening life expectancy. In this 90-minute workshop, participants will learn abo ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute program provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in screening applicants and identify ways that priv ...
Director's Note, March 30
Dear Alumni and Friends, Add paragraph: Copy: It is hard to believe we are in the homestretch of our spring semester with a significant milestone on the horizon – graduation! I am looking forward to celebrating our nearly 150 students on the path to gra ...
SENR Announcements, March 25
Announcements Highlights Add paragraph: Copy: The School of Environment and Natural Resources Student Research Symposium is on Monday, March 27, 2023. The full-day symposium boasts two oral presentation sessions with 10 student presenters and two poster ...