October 6, 2022, Noon – 1PM on Zoom
Kickoff: How does diversity, equity and inclusion impact small & medium sized businesses? The answer may surprise you!
We recommend watching this video from Kevin in advance: https://youtu.be/s7V8j2KWdY4
November 11, 2022: Noon – 1PM on Zoom
Fostering Workplace Inclusivity – Tips for all sizes of businesses for creating an inclusive workplace.
December 2, 2022: Noon – 1PM on Zoom
Gain a basic understanding of LGBTQ+ terminology, experiences, obstacles and learn how to help your organization be more inclusive and supportive of LGBTQ+ people.
Speaker: Out Support
January 19, 2023: Noon – 1PM on Zoom
Committed to Inclusion – How to Include People with Disabilities: Learn about how the MCBDD is highlighting the small ways in which people, businesses, and organizations can take steps to make everyday activities more inclusive for those with different abilities. Its goal is to show how easy it is to include people with disabilities as a part of our community each and every day.
February 24, 2023: Noon – 1PM on Zoom
“Beyond the Headlines” – What does Juneteenth Really Mean?
March 9, 2023: 7-8pm at Medina Library Conference Room A
Book Discussion – Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People
Speaker: Discussion led by Dr. Richard Shewbridge
Prerequisite: Read Blindspot: Hidden Biases of Good People (Greenwald & Banaji, 2016).Copies will be available at Project Learn and the Medina County District Library
April 28, 2023: 9AM – 11AM on Zoom
Inclusive Leadership: Communicate and influence in a way that gets everyone heard and on board
Speaker: Dr. Ellen Burts-Cooper
Friday, May 12, 2023: Noon – 1PM on Zoom
Move from Being a Bystander to an Upstander: Learn how to demonstrate sustained support for advancing diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion; raise awareness of diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion; and/or serve as a catalyst for change in the areas of diversity, equity, accessibility, and inclusion. Explore ways to respond to micro aggression