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As anti-racism protests swept across the United States last summer, major law firms were forced to consider the inequalities and diversity within their own ranks. Over the next year, many reorganized their management to put more emphasis on diversity, including adding a role once rare in the industry: that of Director of Diversity. The power …

An online virtual panel discussion sponsored by Colorado Proud will address the topic “Growing, Evolving and Thriving: Farmers and Ranchers” Wednesday at noon. The panel will be comprised of Colorado agriculture and food panelists and discuss this season’s opportunities and strategies. Danielle Trotta, Colorado Proud Program Manager is the moderator. n Colorado Agriculture Commissioner Kate …

Copyright 2021 PR Newswire. All rights reserved2021-07-19 SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland, July 19, 2021 / PRNewswire / – In an effort to further diversify its workforce and provide new opportunities in the tech industry to top performing minority students, TE Connectivity, a global leader in connectivity and sensors, engaged himself $ 3.5 million towards a new scholarship …

The Masters in World Heritage Studies (WHS) program at BTU Cottbus-Senftenberg, Germany now opens its doors to a comprehensive online study experience. The World Heritage Studies Program began in 1999 and its graduates for over two decades have established a strong alumni network of professionals in the field of World Heritage. From October 2021, the …

SLIDESHOW: Jeffren Peraza, center with a sign, contacting college football teams to help him teach a free football class at Rich May Memorial Field in East Palo Alto on July 10, 2021. Courtesy of Thiebaut Method . Children practice soccer in a free class at Rich May Memorial Field in East Palo Alto on July …

The Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD) has released the first draft of the post-2020 global biodiversity framework. The draft was released ahead of the third meeting of the Open-ended Working Group on the Post-2020 Global Biodiversity Framework, which will meet online from 23 August to 3 September 2021. The project dated July …

For the practice of journalism, this should be the best of times. Reporters have instant on-screen access to a treasure trove of information, can connect with anyone interested in what they’re doing, and can speak to a global audience: wide reach, unhindered interaction, promise of mastery of facts and freedom of expression. But instead of …

The Importance of Diversity in Social Services and the Community Erie will be the topic of a free online summit offered by the Sarah A. Reed Children’s Center on Wednesday. The ‘Celebrating Legacy Through Diversity’ event will feature an opening speech by Lauren Finley, an educator who has been twice honored by the state for …

Chief Diversity Officer “The responsibilities will definitely be wider and higher, which can be both intimidating and exciting,” said Rebecca Gordon. North Central College has created a new position. Dr. Rebecca Gordon is now the college’s senior diversity officer. Ways to improve Gordon, who uses the pronoun “R,” will use feedback from students and staff …

2021 marks Oregon’s second online national fair after COVID-19 forced the event to a virtual platform in 2020. This year’s Cloud Fair features another virtual interactive platform, live broadcasts and an in-person Twilight Market in conjunction with the Eugene Saturday Market. “Everyone knows we all want to meet, hug and spend time on the pitch …