Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute workshop 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 evaluating candidates and identify factors that ...
New ANR Educator Announced
OSU Extension, Seneca County is happy to introduce our new AG and Natural Resources Educator, Pressley Buurma. Pressley has a background in forage and crops and all things agriculutre! She graduated from the University of Findlay in 2022 with a Bachelo ...
Exploding Myths About Transgender and Nonbinary People
Although transgender and nonbinary people have gained significant visibility over the past decade, numerous misconceptions and stereotypes still exist and create environments that are unwelcoming or even hostile to people with gender identities that fall ...
How Implicit Associations Can Thwart Equitable Hiring Decisions
Associations are mental shortcuts our brains develop to connect ideas or things and reduce processing time. While not inherently bad, associations can manifest in the form of implicit, or unconscious, bias. When left unmitigated, implicit bias can influen ...
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 ...
OSU Faculty Council Opposition to Senate Bill 83
Ohio has joined 25+ other states regarding DEI-related bills affecting higher education. ...
Revisions to SEI
The SEI Oversight Committee, a sub-committee of OSU Committee of Academic Affairs, is working to revise the SEI instrument for 2024-25 academic year. ...
ATI students participate in National Dairy Challenge
A group of ATI students participated in the 2023 National Dairy Challenge in Saratoga Springs, NY. ...
April 5, 2023
Heat Hazards Webinar
Do you or your employees spend a lot of time outside during the spring or summer seasons? If so, this webinar is intended to inform you of potential heat hazards that could possibly turn deadly. ...