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Faculty Roundtable: Managing Microaggressions in the Workplace 


 Date: December 10th, 2014

Time: 11:30 am- 1:00pm

Location: LSC Room 312

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In the workshop we will: 

  • Explore the gendered dynamics related to safety
  • Discuss common myths about sexual assault on campus
  • Learn interpersonal & psychological strategies that increase (rather than restrict) our personal freedoms

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Are You an Expecting Parent?

We know that being a new parent can be stressful enough, so we have asked two current CSU moms to create a tip sheet that will make your life-changing transition much easier!

Expecting Parent Tip Sheet

Tips for Supervisors to Support Working Parents

Knowing how to accommodate a new parent returning to work can be difficult. We are here to help. We have provided you with a tip sheet that gives ways to be a supportive supervisor.

Supervisor Tip Sheet




Expecting Parent Study


Love Now, Success Later 

"We are seeking expectant couples to participate in a research study. Love Now, Success Later is a workshop offering expectant couples emotional/mindfulness skills that facilitate a closer bond with one another and the infant…

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