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 ...
East Ohio Women in Agriculture Conference Presentations
Here are copies of presentations as well as supplemental materials from this year's conference: 1-B Direct Marketing Meats 1-C Who Gets Grandma's Yellow Pie Plate 1-D and 2-D Enneagram 1-D and 2-D Enneagram Conversation Presentation 2-A Record K ...
Stem Day Camp is July 12th or July 19th STem Camp Registration Stem Camp Health Form The 4-H Stem Day Camp is an opportunity for children to develop STEM skills. Events during the day will include Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math. Day Camp is op ...
Teens Get Ready for Careers
4-H'ers got a head start on prepping for their future at Take the Leap: Career Readiness Day on April 1 at the Nationwide & Ohio Farm Bureau 4-H Center. 25 youth explored goal-setting, networking, and handling stresss. They learned how to build a ...
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 ...
Practicing Bystander Intervention Strategies
All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward people from marginalized social identity groups. Have you ever witnessed a bias incident such as a mic ...