Division Staff Diversity Events Calendar

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Webinar, Addressing microaggressions in the learning environment 3:10 pm
Webinar, Addressing microaggressions in the learning environment @ Online only
Jan 5 @ 3:10 pm – 4:00 pm
http://www.event.iastate.edu/event/49658 Whether conscious of it or not, instructors and students bring most of who they are to the learning environment, including their biases and stereotypes. Biases can emerge in the form of (micro)aggressions during class[...]
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Webinar, Create an inclusive learning environment 3:20 pm
Webinar, Create an inclusive learning environment @ Online only
Jan 6 @ 3:20 pm – 4:10 pm
http://www.event.iastate.edu/event/49656 The teaching-learning process is an inherently social act. Students interact with the instructor, their peers, and the course content throughout the learning process, often simultaneously in a learning environment. All of these interactions help[...]
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Webinar, Navigating controversial topics in the classroom 11:00 am
Webinar, Navigating controversial topics in the classroom @ Online only
Jan 7 @ 11:00 am – 11:50 am
http://www.event.iastate.edu/event/49659 Many instructors consciously avoid controversial issues in the classroom because of the difficulty involved in managing heated discussions. However, controversy can be a useful, powerful, and memorable tool to promote learning. This conversation will[...]
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Martin Luther King Jr. Community Birthday Celebration 6:30 pm
Martin Luther King Jr. Community Birthday Celebration @ Online
Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
http://www.event.iastate.edu/event/49864 An Ames community tradition, this year livestreamed on Facebook and YouTube. Wayne Clinton, longtime Ames resident, retired teacher and coach, will serve as the keynote speaker. The Ames Human Relations Commission will present its[...]
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Webinar, Enhancing accessibility of online courses: Course development practices and tools (QM Success Stories) 12:00 pm
Webinar, Enhancing accessibility of online courses: Course development practices and tools (QM Success Stories) @ Online only
Jan 21 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
http://www.event.iastate.edu/event/49866 Uncover best practices for designing accessible courses in our next free QM Success Story. During the webinar, ——————– Drs. Barbara Frey and Rae Mancilla will: Share the results of a QM (Quality Matters) benchmarking[...]
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Webinar, Creating and sustaining equitable learning environments through shared values clarification 11:30 am
Webinar, Creating and sustaining equitable learning environments through shared values clarification @ online only
Jan 22 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
http://www.event.iastate.edu/event/49723 Teaching is fundamentally a relational process in which our personal and pedagogical values translate into behaviors that drive relationships with and amongst students. Values clarification engages us in deep critical reflection to identify what[...]
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Latina Studies Matter: Programming in Times of Crisis 7:00 pm
Latina Studies Matter: Programming in Times of Crisis @ See WebEx Link
Jan 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
http://www.event.iastate.edu/event/49849 U.S. Latino/a Studies Faculty Lecture Series, Spring 2021[b/] ——————– Contact: lectures@iastate.edu Phone: 515-294-9934
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Web talk, Mitigating pre-college socioeconomic barriers to STEM education 3:00 pm
Web talk, Mitigating pre-college socioeconomic barriers to STEM education @ online only
Jan 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
http://www.event.iastate.edu/event/49868 Inclusive education has always been about attending to more than content delivery, and incorporates how pedagogies address socio-psychological contingencies students may need to process. Brought on by persistent general social inequity, these contingencies continue[...]
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