inclusion

LGBT+ scientists offer advice for promoting inclusivity in a guide written for the physics and astronomy community.

What: Meeting of the Inclusivity Journal Club When: Friday, June 29 at noon Where: Conjectorium (WH3E) The Inclusivity Journal Club meets monthly to discuss academic literature related to issues of equity, diversity, and inclusivity in STEM. This month’s discussion is centered on the recent NASEM report, “Sexual Harassment of Women: Climate, Culture, and Consequences in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine”. We will focus specifically on Chapter Six, in which methods are discussed for creating a more inclusive and equitable climate… More »

EDI 101: An Introduction to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion by Charee Mosby-Holloway Director of Student D&I, Columbia College Chicago Date: Friday, June 15 Location: Ramsey Auditorium Seminar: 12-12:50 p.m. Discussion: 12:50-1:10 p.m. Food served at 11:30 a.m. outside the auditorium Organizing committee: Midhat Farooq (FSPA), Sowjanya Gollapinni, Brian Nord, and Daniel Bowring and co-sponsor: Fermilab TADI (Talent Acquisition, Diversity and Inclusion) For questions, contact: midhatf3@gmail.com Organizational diversity efforts can be challenging for many reasons. The fear of saying or doing… More »

Fermilab’s LGBTQA+ LRG, Spectrum, is heading out to celebrate Pride Month with, what else, a fancy pizza! We picked Fiamme Pizzeria for their great reviews and ample outdoor seating, contact Valery Stanley to get an Outlook invite for the Friday, June 22, lunch.

2017 NATIONAL DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT AWARENESS MONTH “Inclusion Drives Innovation” Date: Thursday, Oct. 26 Time: 9:30–10:30 a.m. CT The DOE Office of Economic Impact and Diversity invites you to join us as we celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) on Thursday, Oct. 26, at 9:30 a.m. CT. The event will stream live via www.energy.gov/live-stream. This year’s national theme, “Inclusion Drives Innovation” celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and explains the value of a workforce inclusive of their skills and… More »

Join for a discussion about the status of inclusion at Fermilab. We will learn about the ways in which underrepresented minorities are unconsciously excluded from the physics community and equip ourselves with the language and strategies needed to improve personal and community circumstances and motivate future advocacy efforts. Thursday, August 10, 2017 Discussion starts at 12:00 pm Ramsey Auditorium 2017-08-03_5983457e0c95a_DiverstiyPanelFlyer1