About the Diversity Education and Training Lab
The Diversity Education and Training Lab is housed within the Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion. Offerings are categorized by a 3 x 3 x 3 model (Sue, 1991).
- Functional: Diversity training needs driven by function such as recruitment, retention and promotion
- Barriers: Diversity dialogues and workshops designed to explore areas such as difference, discrimination, prejudice, stereotypes, unintentional biases and myths, institutional/systemic climate issues
- Competencies: Diversity training and sessions designed to foster cultural and intercultural competency skills, knowledge and understanding
DEI has coordinated a team of trainers / presenters who facilitate interactive, dynamic sessions tailored to the requesting group’s needs and interests.
Workshops, trainings and facilitated dialogues are available upon request and availability. Contact the Training Lab at DEITraining [at] kent.edu.
If you need immediate assistance please contact ncurtis1 [at] kent.edu (Natasha Curtis), Associate Director, at (330) 672-8563.