UNEION 101

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UNEION 101 is the introductory course in the UNEION training series. Below you will find a schedule of meetings and pre-session reading/watching materials. 
*please note- UNEION is open to all NCAR|UCAR employees and visitors. You must sign up via the EOD Training Catalog* 

Sign up of  the next UNEION session here. Once you log in, click on the "EOD Training Calendar and Register for courses" link. Please make sure you sign up for ALL FOUR sessions.

Syllabus:

Material:

Session 1 - Our place in society:

An introduction to the many different identities that an individual can simultaneously hold (e.g. gender, race, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation), and ways in which privilege and unconscious bias can affect our interactions

 

Date, Time and Location:

Cohort 8: Friday, February 15, 9am-12pm, CG1- 2126
Cohort 9: Friday February 22, 9am- 12pm, CG1- 2126

 

Readings will be posted soon

Session 2- Gender:

The concept of gender identity, how gender is socialized in society, how gender can affect workplace experience, and gender-based and sexual harassment

 

Date, Time, and Location:

Cohort 8: Friday, March 15, 9am- 12pm, CG1- 2126
Cohort 9: Friday, March 22, 9am- 12pm, ML- WOR Board Room

Readings will be posted soon

Session 3- Race:

The idea of race as a social construct, microaggressions, the effect of society's attitudes towards race, and people of color's workplace experiences

 

Date, Time, and Location:

Cohort 8: Friday, April 12, 9am-12pm, CG1- 2126
Cohort 9: Friday, April 19, 9am- 12pm, ML- WOR Board Room

Readings will be posted soon
 
 

Session 4- Putting it into practice:

hands-on training in "bystander intervention," or tools for how to interrupt a problematic situation and stand up for colleagues and friends in the moment.

Date, Time, and Location:

Cohort 8: Friday, May 10, 9am-12pm, CG1- 2126
Cohort 9: Friday, May 24, 9am- 12pm, ML- WOR Board Room

Readings will be posted soon