Exploding Myths About Transgender and Non-binary People
Although transgender and non-binary 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 ...
Difficult Conversations: How to Communicate 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 ...
Successful Co-Parenting Ohio State University Extension Family and Consumer Sciences recognizes that when parents divorce, the children often pay the highest price. Of the approximately 40,000 marriages that break up in Ohio each year, more than 45% invol ...
CFAES DEI Action Council
Members of the CFAES DEI Action Council have been identified. The group is comprised of faculty, staff, and students and has representatives from both Columbus and Wooster Campus and counties. Minutes of the meetings will be made available on the CFAES DE ...
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 language such as pronouns and avoiding unnecessary use of other gendered words is essential to ...
September 6, 2022- Broccoli, Brussels Sprouts, and Cauliflower
Gender Demystified: Creating Inclusive Spaces for People of all Genders
Whether you're transgender, cisgender, or agender, you have a gender identity. Frequently confused with gender is sex, but these two terms refer to very different identities. And what about sexual orientation? How does that fit in with gender and sex ...
The Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion's newsletter ran its first issue on January 13, 2021. The newsletter is sent out on the first weekday of each month and features upcoming events, information on professional development webinars, and res ...
Planting A Fall Garden Virtual Class for Viewing
Enjoy fresh and healthy veggies late in the year by planting a fall garden Ohio is a four-season growing environment and fall is one of the best times to grow. The heat goes away and the rain comes back, plus there is still a bit of sunshine for growing. ...
Monthly DEI Spotlights
Welcome to our monthly DEI Spotlights! Each month our office will be celebrating the diversity of the CFAES student body by highlighting one student (undergraduate or graduate) and one of our colleagues who are working to make CFAES and the community a we ...