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Movie: Pixar’s Coco – Monday, October 21, 2019

As part of Hispanic Heritage Month, please join the Latinx and Native American Employee Resource Group’s (LANA) showing of the Disney/Pixar movie Coco. Date: Monday, October 21st Location: Building 50 Auditorium Time: 11:30 am – 1:15 pm Movie Trailer Set in Mexico, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician despite his family’s generations-old ban […]

IDEA Brown Bag for Staff & Supervisors – Inclusive Leadership – October 24, 2019

Chief DEI Officer Lady Idos will lead a series of IDEA Brown Bag sessions for staff and supervisors. This week’s topic is Inclusive Leadership. For articles, trainings and discussion guides on the topic, check out our IDEAs in Action website. This is a safe place to bring questions and feedback on IDEA at the Lab, […]

Gender Identity Workshop – October 7, 2019

National Coming Out Day (NCOD) commemorates the March on Washington for Lesbian and Gay Rights on October 11, 1987, and was established to “promote a safe world for LGBTQ individuals to live truthfully and openly.” To mark this year’s NCOD, Berkeley Lab is inviting Michelle Blair-Medeiros to facilitate an interactive workshop discussing gender identity (including […]

IDEA Brown Bag for Supervisors – Inclusive Leadership – October 10, 2019

Chief DEI Officer Lady Idos will lead a series of IDEA Brown Bag sessions for supervisors and managers. This week’s topic is Inclusive Leadership. For articles, trainings and discussion guides on the topic, check out our IDEAs in Action website. This is a safe place to bring questions and feedback on IDEA at the Lab, […]

Gender in STEM: Trends, Paradoxes and Job Talks – September 24, 2019

Molecular Foundry DEI Seminar Pamela Cosman, University of CA, San Diego Date: Tuesday, September 24, 2019 Time: 11:00-12:00PM Seminar Recording (LDAP required) The under-representation of women in STEM fields has received considerable attention. The gender patterns of STEM participation are hugely different across different countries, with some very surprising patterns. Participation trends over time as […]

2018 Women @ the Lab Speaker Series – October 8, 2019

WSEC is excited to launch a new speaker series featuring 2018 Women @ The Lab honorees, on Tuesday, October 8, 12:30-1:30pm  in Perseverance Hall (54-130) and via Zoom. (https://lbnl.zoom.us/j/320388525)  Learn about the fantastic science being done by the women scientists at LBNL. Our first featured speaker is one of our own WSEC members: Qing Ji, […]

6th Annual Veterans Appreciation Lunch – November 15, 2019

In partnership with the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Office, the Lab Directorate will host Berkeley Lab’s 6th annual appreciation luncheon for veterans on Friday, November 15, 2019. Lab Director, Mike Witherell will be in attendance to thank you for your service to the Lab and our nation. Jason Bush and Rich Celestre, co-chairs of the […]

IDEA Brown Bag for Supervisors – September 19, 2019

Chief DEI Officer Lady Idos will lead a series of IDEA Brown Bag sessions for supervisors and managers. This is a safe place to bring questions and feedback on IDEA at the Lab, and how you, as a leader, can help shape the conversation. No reservations are required. Date: Thursday, September 19, 2019 Location: 50A-5132 […]

IDEA Brown Bag for Staff – September 25, 2019

Chief DEI Officer Lady Idos will lead a series of IDEA Brown Bag sessions for staff. This is a safe place to bring questions and feedback on IDEA at the Lab, and how you can help shape the conversation. No reservations are required. Date: Wednesday, September 25, 2019 Time: 12 noon – 1 pm Location: […]

Leading for a Respectful Workplace – For Managers & Supervisors – September 27

The Lab is providing “Leading for a Respectful Environment” training facilitated by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). EEOC trainings are more traditionally formatted workshops that actively build skills in recognizing issues and how to intervene early, before things rise to the legal definition of discrimination, and encourages pro-active responsibility. The session for supervisors will […]