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We’re Biased. So Now What?: Personalizing and Mitigating Unconscious Bias

November 1, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Many of us are committed to DEI and accept the extensive evidence from scholarly studies in psychology and neuroscience demonstrating that we all have unconscious biases that affect our interactions with others. The question then becomes, how do we not only become aware of our biases, but also work to overcome them?
Learning Objectives:

Gain knowledge of societal biases and self-awareness of one’s unconscious biases
Develop strategies to advocate for inclusion in light of unconscious bias

*Please note that we will have a photographer at this workshop. Event photographs may be used in the future by Rackham for social media, website, or educational program advertising. Photos will not be used for any commercial purpose. We will provide a photo free zone for those who do not wish to participate in event photography.
This workshop is designed for University of Michigan master’s students, doctoral students, and postdoctoral fellows. For faculty and staff, please contact rack-prof-dev@umich.edu to see if we can accommodate your attendance.
Registration is required at https://myumi.ch/d9Pe8.
We want to ensure full and equitable participation in our events. If an accommodation would promote your full participation in this event, please follow the registration link to indicate your accommodation requirements. Please let us know as soon as possible in order to have adequate time, preferably one week, to arrange for your requested accommodations or an effective alternative.


November 1, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Rackham Graduate School
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