What’s Your Work About? Designing a Research Poster

Learning how to communicate your research is invaluable in terms of your professional development and can be an important part of your career as a graduate student and beyond. Join us in this four-week program to develop your written, visual, and spoken communication skills. This session is designed to provide introductory information for individuals designing research posters. Participants will explore poster design concepts, research poster elements, software available for poster design, and campus resources to support poster design and printing. This session is designed for graduate students who plan to share their work through a research poster presentation and will include hands-on time to explore design software, during which students can work with sample data or bring their own data

Virtual Book Club in October: White Fragility by Robin DiAngelo

After a successful first book club we would like to offer you another opportunity to come learn and grow with us. For our next book club discussion series we will be reading White Fragility by Dr. Robin Diangelo. Book club meetings will consist of small and large group discussions based on the content of the chapters each week. Participants will engage in powerful discussion with their Extension peers from across the state. Book Description (from the cover): Antiracist educator Robin DiAngelo deftly illuminates the phenomenon of white fragility. Referring to the defensive moves that white people make when challenged racially, white fragility is characterized by emotions such as anger, fear, and guilt, and by behaviors including argumentation and silence. These behaviors, in turn,