Menu

Important

For the latest updates on UW–Madison plans and responses related to the COVID-19 pandemic, visit covid19.wisc.edu.

Please note visitors are not allowed in UW facilities and employees are working remotely.

Microagressions Lunch and Learn rescheduled for Feb. 16

The first talk of the CALS Equity and Diversity Committee’s Spring 2017 Lunch and Learn series has been rescheduled:

“Did you really just say that? Identifying and Responding to Microaggressions”
Gabe Javier, LGBT Campus Center
Noon-1 p.m.
Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017
1220 A/B DeLuca Biochemical Sciences Building

Microaggressions are often unintentional, everyday, verbal and nonverbal slights or insults that communicate negative messages about or to a group of marginalized people. In this presentation, participants will discuss microaggressions and their cumulative impact on targeted populations, and learn ways to interrupt and address microaggressions in different contexts.

Members of the CALS community are invited to bring a lunch and join the discussion.

And please save the date for the second talk of the EDC Lunch and Learn series:

Social Media
Don Stanley,  Life Sciences Communication
Noon-1 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 24, 2017
Location: TBD

A full announcement regarding the second talk will be sent out the week of Feb. 6.