Dining with Diabetes
A new session is starting with our Virtual Dining with Diabetes program. Learn how to incorporate good, healthy cooking techniques and other practices to help control your blood sugar. Click here to learn more! ...
The Pest and Plant Clinic is open!
The Master Gardener Volunteer Diagnostic Clinic is here to answer your questions about plants, garden diseases, pruning, lawn help, wildlife concerns, and more. Find a fillable Diagnostic Clinic Form here to submit to our office. Master Gardener Volunteer ...
OSU Extension Mahoning County 2022 Impacts
The following Bulletins and Urban Extension Introductory Guide were developed for the Leadership in the City course. Urban Extension Introductory Guide Bulletin 1- Entrepreneurial Learning Bulletin 2- Entrepreneurial Leadership Bulletin 3- Entrepreneurial ...
Inclusive and Equitable Hiring Practices
This 90-minute program 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 screening applicants and identify ways that priv ...
Practicing Bystander Intervention Strategies
All too often we witness subtle comments or behaviors rooted in bias that cause harm to others, sometimes unintentionally and frequently directed toward people from marginalized social identity groups. Have you ever witnessed a bias incident such as a mic ...
Difficult Conversations: Communicating Effectively Across Difference
Have you ever engaged in a conversation about an uncomfortable or sensitive topic with someone who is very different from you and didn't know how to approach it? Conversations between people with different views and lived experiences can go awry and ...
Implicit Associations, Insidious Assumptions: Unintended Manifestations of Bias in Everyday Life
This 90-minute workshop will provide an introduction to unconscious associations that can lead to an affinity toward or prejudice against some people (implicit bias). We will explore how our socialization process leads to the formation of conscious and un ...
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 ...
Introduction to Microaggressions: Small Actions that Have a Big Impact
Microaggressions are common, often subtle expressions of bias, many times initiated unintentionally and unconsciously that can have serious impacts on recipients including shortening life expectancy. In this 90-minute workshop, participants will learn abo ...