Minimizing Microaggressions Workshop

Workshop Overview

Through interactive skill-building group work, this 1-hour learning opportunity discusses how to challenge microaggressions (unintentional slights or invalidations that make people feel unwelcomed) when they arise and how to become agents of change. This workshop is facilitated by Mines DI&A Ambassadors.

Workshop flyer

Workshop Registration

  • This form should be completed by the point of contact for the workshop. The workshop facilitator(s) will work with this individual to finalize scheduling and meeting logistics.
    Each workshop is 1-hour in duration unless otherwise noted. *Mitigating implicit bias is a three part workshop. Assigned facilitator(s) for session I will work with registrant to schedule sessions II & III.
  • Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
    Two-week advance registration requested.
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    Workshops are typically scheduled between 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM, MT Monday-Friday.


meet the ambassadors


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Jerilin Brewer
Assistant Director, Admissions

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Emma Hollenstine
Undergraduate Student, Chemical Engineering

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Lakshmi Krishna
Director, Undergraduate

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Amalia Queller
Travel & Reimbursement Administrator, MAPS

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Meredith Wirth
Undergraduate Student, Mechanical Engineering

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Amanda Davis Senior Learning & Development Specialist, HR

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Heather Houlton
Program Manager and Research Analyst, Mines DI&A

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Amy E. Landis
Professor, Civil Engineering and Faculty Fellow Mines DI&A

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Kelsi Streich
Director, Student Activities, Involvement & Leadership

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Lukas Fahle
Graduate Student, Mining

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Jessica Keefer
Director, New Student & Transition Services

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Jon Leydens
Professor, Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences (HASS)

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Ariana Vasquez
Post Doc, Trefny Center 

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Spencer Fretwell
Graduate Student, Physics

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Kelly Knechtel
Program Manager, Mines DI&A and Assistant Director, WISEM

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Heather Mirletz
Graduate Student,
Advanced Energy Systems

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Muthu Vinayak Thyagarajan 
Graduate Student, Mining Engineering