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 ...
Current Scholarship Opportunites
For more information on each opportunity, click the hyperlinks to be guided to the individual scholarship page. Please note that this page advertises scholarships that have been brought to our attention and does not encompass every opportunity that is ava ...
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 ...
SENR Seminar Series- Exploring an Understudied Symbiotic Relationship: Birds and their Feather Mites
The SENR Seminar Series welcomes Dr. Than Boves, Associate Professor of Avian Ecology at Arkansas State University, who will present, Exploring an Understudied Symbiotic Relationship: Birds and their Feather Mites on Thursday, April 13, 2023, starting ...
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 ...
New ANR Educator Announced
OSU Extension, Seneca County is happy to introduce our new AG and Natural Resources Educator, Pressley Buurma. Pressley has a background in forage and crops and all things agriculutre! She graduated from the University of Findlay in 2022 with a Bachelo ...