Programs and Engagement


October Professional Development: Navigating Bias "C":1056}

Join us as we welcome Carol Taylor-Shim, the Director of UK’s Office of Equity, Inclusion, and Social Justice. The conversation will cover various topics related to Navigating Bias, including: how to have difficult conversations, how to identify discrimination, the best way to recognize one’s own privilege and use it properly as an ally within the workplace, and how to break out of patterns of behavior and practice that may perpetuate microaggressions and discrimination.

Date: October 20, 2020, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.


Meeting ID: 998 9643 1796



October Coffee & Connect: Courageous Conversations - Navigating Bias

UKWF is looking for ways to connect with one another and create a safe space for meaningful conversations this fall, starting with a new series called Coffee and Connect.  As a follow-up to our monthly programming we’ll host Rachel Lawson, coach of the UK Women’s Softball Team; Stephanie Simmons, Associate Athletic Director for Life Performance; and Dr. Steven Parker the College of Education’s Associate Dean for Diversity, to discuss the ways that they have successfully navigated and overcome bias in a generally male-dominated field.

Date: October 23, 2020, 8:30-9:30 a.m.


Meeting ID: 894 4251 1267