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Employees have been asking for a consistent way to charge for time they spend on Equity, Diversity and Inclusion or Education and Public Engagement -related activities. The wait is over — two new time codes have been established: one for time charged to EDI and another for time charged to EPE.

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Please join the Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for our next virtual InclusionMatters workshop: Identifying and Addressing Microaggressions, by Dr. Adia Gooden. Dr. Gooden is the Director of Community Programs and Outcome Measurement at The Family Institute at Northwestern University, and she gives talks on self-worth, imposter syndrome, black women and mental health and cultural competence. She will return to Fermilab to discuss how to understand microaggressions and identify their impact in the workplace. The virtual workshop will take…

Congratulations to the July 2021 recipients of the EDI Contributor Awards! This cycle of recipients stood out for their leadership within the community and inspired others to impact Fermilab’s cultural change. We are grateful for each nomination and have included a snippet from each nominator below. The July 2021 recipients Are: Kathy Vuletich In addition to serving on the lab-wide Equity, Diversity and Inclusion task force, Kathy spearheaded the creation of the ES&H Improvement Team, a small group that meets…

The Office of Partnerships and Technology Transfer invites you to register now at https://diverse-w-speakerseries1.eventbrite.com for the July session of the DIVERSE-W speaker series. Join us Tuesday, July 27, at 10 AM PT/11 AM MT/12PM CT/1PM ET for the first event of the DIVERSE-W speaker series. Kicking off with 3M Division Scientist Audrey Sherman, the series aims to grow the innovator ecosystem, spurring women’s participation in patenting. According to the USPTO, just 13% of patent inventors in 2019 were women. With…

The Office of Partnerships and Technology Transfer invites you to save the date for the upcoming DIVERSE-W lecture series hosted by Sandia National Laboratories. All national labs are invited to participate. On Tuesday, July 27 at 10 AM PT/11 AM MT/12PM CT/1PM ET, join DIVERSE-W for a fireside chat with 3M division scientist Audrey Sherman. The DIVERSE-W speaker series will take place in four parts over the coming months showcasing women leaders in STEM, innovation, and entrepreneurship. July’s speaker will…

A quarterly highlight of the contributions of a member of the Fermilab community in promoting diversity and inclusion. The member and their commitment to EDI work will be showcased in Fermilab Today as an expression of gratitude and appreciation. We encourage you to nominate a colleague who has supported the work for EDI! Submission rubric: The following rubric indicates the standard by which EDI Contributor nominations will be reviewed. By following this rubric when drafting your nomination, you will ensure…

Please submit your nominations for the EDI Contributor Awards! The EDI Contributor Awards highlight the recent contributions of Fermilab colleagues and community members in promoting equity, diversity and inclusion. The award recipients will be showcased in Fermilab Today in July as an expression of gratitude and appreciation. Nominations are open June 1-15, and here is the nomination link. Click here to learn about previous EDI Contributor Award recipients!