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LSA DEI Workshop: The Microaggression Session

Jessica Garcia, LSA DEI Manager
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
1:00-3:00 PM
Off Campus Location
This program has been modified to deliver in a remote setting and updated to include content directly related to the COVID-19 pandemic. For questions or requests for accommodation, please contact our office (lsa-dei-office@umich.edu) as soon as possible.


Microaggressions are verbal, behavioral, or environmental slights. They can be overt, subtle or unintentional, and lead to significant consequences.

In this session, participants will:

- Learn about "microaggressions" and other concepts relevant to this topic
- Obtain an understanding of the social and psychological impacts of microaggressions
- Engage in activities and dialogue to unveil microaggressions within the workplace
- Validate experiences with microaggressions
- Identify and discuss techniques to combat microaggressions, as a bystander or as a recipient

Audience:

This session is open to all LSA employees. It is recommended that participants complete a course on Implicit Bias before taking this session. External guests may request to join as space allows.
Building: Off Campus Location
Location: Virtual
Website:
Event Type: Workshop / Seminar
Tags: Dei, Diversity, Diversity Equity And Inclusion, Equity, Inclusion, Staff, Workshop
Source: Happening @ Michigan from LSA Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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