February 18, 2014

Staff Diversity Development Opportunities

The Staff Diversity Development Initiative offers professional development opportunities for staff to participate in.

Wednesday, March 19
The March Reading Circle will focus on gender as Siobhan Dizio of Bush Memorial Library leads a discussion of the short story, Boys and Girls from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in Anderson Center Room 315.

Wednesday, April 16
The April Reading Circle will be lead by Kimberly Feilmeyer of Bush Memorial Library discussing an article on age and generational differences in Anderson Center Room 315 from 9 a.m. – 10 a.m.

If you are interested in participating in any of these opportunities, please register by emailing the Staff Diversity Development Initiative. After registering, participants will be sent more information on these activities, including directions for accessing the articles. Visit the Staff Diversity Development Initiative website for information on upcoming events and participation points.

Previous reading circles included:

Wednesday, February 19
The viewing and discussion of Shakti Butler’s new film, Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequity will be held in the Hamline School of Law Room 100 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

Tuesday, February 25
The February Reading Circle will focus on autism as Christine Jensen of the Career Development Center leads a discussion of an autism overview sheet from 9 p.m. – 10 p.m. in Anderson Center Room 315.