Dr. Cynthia Ganote is hosting two interactive workshops related to microaggression:
Microagressions in Community Engagement
9:00 A.M. - 10:30 A.M., 230/231 CEC
An interactive workshop for CEC staff, graduate assistants, community partners, and students where key concepts associated with microaggression will be defined and discussed. Microresistance strategies will be highlighted with activities used to demonstrate how to apply these strategies in community engagement.
By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to identify how microaggressions and bias could occur in community engagement spaces and practice responses.
Sponsored by the Barbara Weitz Community Engagement Center, the Center for Faculty Excellence, and the Service Learning Academy.
Avoiding Microaggressions in Service Learning Courses
11:30 A.M. - 1:00 P.M., MBSC Dodge Rooms
An interactive workshop for faculty and administrators where key concepts associated with microaggression will be defined and discussed. Microresistance strategies will be highlighted with activities used to demonstrate how to apply these strategies throughout the service learning cycle.
By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to integrate strategies into their syllabus to share what works for their classrooms and explore new ways to better prepare students for service learning work that uses an asset based approach.
Lunch will be provided.
Sponsored by the Center for Faculty Excellence and the Service Learning Academy.
For more information and to RSVP to either/both events, please contact the Service Learning Academy at 402.554.6019 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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