Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute workshop provides an overview of best practices for recruiting a diverse candidate pool and equitably evaluating them. Participants will examine the role that various forms of bias can play in evaluating candidates and identify factors that ...
Urban Orchard Fruit Tree Pruning Clinic
Join Eric Barrett and the orchard caretakers to learn about pruning, taking, fertilization, and general care of fruit trees in an urban setting. The free event will cover all the basics. Bring your questions and a lawn chair If you want to sit in the orch ...
New Pesticide Applicator Training- May 10, 2023
This training program provides an overview of pesticide safety information. Everyone attending the morning session will receive documentation that they have met the requirements of Trained Serviceperson training. The afternoon sessions will review Ornam ...
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Exploding Myths About Transgender and Nonbinary People
Although transgender and nonbinary people have gained significant visibility over the past decade, numerous misconceptions and stereotypes still exist and create environments that are unwelcoming or even hostile to people with gender identities that fall ...
How Implicit Associations Can Thwart Equitable Hiring Decisions
Associations are mental shortcuts our brains develop to connect ideas or things and reduce processing time. While not inherently bad, associations can manifest in the form of implicit, or unconscious, bias. When left unmitigated, implicit bias can influen ...
The Language of Inclusion: Pronouns and Other Gendered Words
Pronouns are tools for effective and efficient communication, and their intentional or unintentional misuse can cause confusion and harm. Using gender-affirming pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to creating spaces ...
Plant Discovery Day
The annual Friends of Secrest Arboretum sale features new and unique annuals, perennials, herbs and woody plants. Our annual, perennial, herb, and woody plant lists is listed below! Parking and admission are free. List of Plants ...
Cloverbud Day Camp- Date Option 2
4-H at Cloverbud Day Camp 2023! Campers ages 5- 8 years old will explore a fun and educational topic through hands-on STEM activities, spending time outdoors, and making new friends! Lunch is provided. When: You get to pick which day your camper comes:- ...