Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 48.36
Liaison Geory Kurtzhals
Submission Date Nov. 27, 2013
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Southern Illinois University Carbondale
PAE-T2-2: Employee Training Opportunities

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Linda McCabe-Smith
Associate Chancellor for Institutional Diversity
Associate Chancellor-Diversity
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Does the institution make cultural competence trainings and activities available to all employees?:

A brief description of the cultural competence trainings and activities:

Office of Diversity and Equity
• Inclusive Excellence/Cultural Competency Training: Inclusive Excellence/Cultural Competency Training is designed to foster the ability to understand the value of difference. Training sessions are offered both as individual trainings for campus units, or as open campus trainings where all faculty, staff and students are welcome to attend.
• Difference Dialogues: The Difference Dialogues is a monthly series where faculty, staff, and graduate assistants are given the opportunity to discuss issues of difference on this campus. There is no set agenda; rather the Difference Dialogue sessions are for attendees to voice their experiences and/or any concerns and to receive feedback from the group and the facilitators.
• Spotlight Series: The Spotlight Series is a monthly series of presentations showcasing the Inclusive Excellence talents of SIU Carbondale's faculty and staff. Presentations are open to faculty, staff and students.
Center for Inclusive Excellence
• Faculty/Staff Development Series: A series of lectures for faculty and staff presented by faculty and staff on topics of inclusive excellence.
• Heritage and History Months: Events recognizing and celebrating heritage and history months such as Hispanic Heritage History Month, LGBTQ History Month, Native American History Month, Black History Month, Women’s History Month and Asian Heritage Month.

The website URL where information about the trainings and activities are available:

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