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Microaggression

Date:
Friday, October 11th
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Cost:
Registration is required
Website:
http://my.ilstu.edu/ctlt-event/1813

Event Description

Microaggressions are small acts with potentially big effects—little behaviors that communicate hostile or derogatory slights towards a person or a group of people. These acts may be intentional or unintentional. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to identify microaggressions and explore the role they play on our campus. You’ll leave this seminar with a better understanding of the psychological impact these types of communications can have on others and how best to respond when a microaggression occurs. Registration is required.

CTLT’s Foundations of Diversity seminars tackle tough questions involving culture, identity, and responsive teaching in a friendly, non-threatening environment. This seminar series can give faculty and staff an essential start in understanding issues that aren’t always easy to talk about. Attend as many or a few as you can. Participants who complete all sessions receive a certificate of recognition.

This workshop falls under the AAC&U High-Impact Educational Practice of Diversity/Global Learning.

If you will need special accommodations, please contact the event organizer.

Organizer

Center for Teaching, Learning and Technology
Phone:
(309) 438-2542
Email:
ctlt@ilstu.edu
Website:
http://www.ctlt.ilstu.edu/

Venue

Milner Library
201 N. School Street
Normal, IL
Room:
213C
Phone:
(309) 438-3451
Website:
http://library.illinoisstate.edu