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UConn Faculty and Staff: Free Courses on Confronting Bias
Faculty and staff may now enroll in self-paced versions of two online courses originally offered to UConn students in the Spring 2022 semester. Confronting Anti-Asian Racism and Why the Jews? Confronting Antisemitism explore stereotypes, bias, hatred, and racism toward these groups; examine history, including recent events; and introduce ways to confront the negative attitudes and actions in today’s world.
Developed by University faculty, the courses are free to all faculty and staff. They are self-paced so that participants can complete them as time allows and, upon successful completion, a printable certificate is available within each of the courses.
More information is available in the links below:
Confronting Anti-Asian Racism - Faculty & Staff self-paced course
Why the Jews? Confronting Antisemitism - Faculty & Staff self-paced course
These courses are open continuously and you can self-enroll from the links above using your NetID.
For more information, contact: CETL at CETLUcourses@uconn.edu