Diversity and Civil Rights Training

Extension faculty and professionals who seek to improve their ability to be more effective with diverse populations will find the publications, media and skill development references are stepping stones to enhancing the ability to meet the needs of underrepresented groups. These resources include references from Extension diversity and civil rights newsletters, publications, media sources, language skill updates, generations in the workplace and ways to improve cultural competencies.

Heads-Up Newsletters

 

Diversity and Civil Rights Plan

Utah State University Extension CIVIL RIGHTS PERFORMANCE PLAN 2009-2013

 

Publications and Media References

  • What is Diversity?
    Handout - by Kathy Castania

 

  • Overview of Diversity
    Handout - by Lisa A. Guion
    PowerPoint- by Dallas Holmes adapted from Lisa A. Guion
 
  • The Evolving Language of Diversity
    Handout - by Kathy Castani

 

  • Diversity Checklist - personal evaluation of multicultural awareness
    Handout - by Shirley J. O'brein

  • Working With Diverse Cultures - suggestions for celebrating, enhancing and managing cultural diversity.
    Handout - by Bill Smith, Ann W. Miller, Thomas Archer and Carla Hague

 

 

  • Culturally Competent Extension Educators
    Handout - by Lisa A. Guion and Kay Brown
    PowerPoint - by Dallas Holmes adapted from Lisa A Guion and Kay Brown
    Discussion Guide - adapted from L.A. Guion and Kay Brown
 
  • Culturally Diverse Advisory Boards and Volunteers
    Handout - by Lisa A. Guion and Janet Harper Golden
    PowerPoint - by Dallas Holmes adapted from Lisa A. Guion, Janet Harper Golden and David C. Diehl
    Discussion Guide - adapted from L.A. Guion, J.H. Golden and D.C. Diehl

 

  • Planning Programs to Break Down Cultural Barriers
    Handout - by Lisa A. Guion and Nicole Walker
    PowerPoint - by Dallas Holmes adapted from Lisa A. Guion and Nicole Walker
    Discussion Guide - adapted from L.A. Guion, J.H. Golden and D.C. Diehl
 
  • Personal Marketing: A Strategy for Marketing Programs to Diverse Audiences
    Handout- by Lisa A. Guion
    PowerPoint - by Dallas Holmes adapted from Lisa A. Guion
 
  • Ethnic Marketing: A Strategy for Marketing Programs to Diverse Audience

    Handout  - by Lisa A. Guion, Heather Kent, and David C. Diehl
    PowerPoint - by Dallas L. Holmes Adapted from  Lisa A. Guion, Heather Kent, and David C. Diehl
    Discussion Guide - by Lisa A. Guion, Heather Kent and David Diehl
  • Relationship Marketing: A Strategy for Marketing Programs to Diverse Audiences
    Handout  - by Lisa A. Guion, Heather Kent, and David C. Diehl
    PowerPoint - by Dallas L. Holmes adapted from  Lisa A. Guion, Heather Kent, and David C. Diehl
    Discussion Guide - by Lisa A. Guion, Heather Kent, and David C. Diehl

  • Maximizing The Assets of a Diverse Community
    Handout - by Lisa A. Guion and Janet Harper Golden
    PowerPoint - by Dallas Holmes adapted from Lisa A. Guion and Janet Harper Golden
    Discussion Guide - Adapted from: Maximizing the Assets of a Diverse Community –UF/IFAS?L.A. Guion, J.H. Golden
 
  • Enhancing Instruction to Connect with Diverse Audiences
    Handout - by Lisa A. Guion and David C. Diehl
    PowerPoint - Adapted from an article by Lisa A. Guion and David C. Diehl
    Discussion Guide - Adapted from Enhancing Instruction to Connect with Diverse Audiences – L.A. Guion and D.C. Diehl

     
  • Latino/Hispanic- Spanish Latino Cultural Awareness
    Handout 1 Understanding the Culture
    Handout 2 US Census Fact Finder Data
    PowerPoint Cultural Awareness Hispanics
    Discussion Guide - Latino/Hispanic/Spanish Latino Cultural Awareness by Barbara Sawer


  • Prayer in Public: Giving Thanks
  • Handout - Prayer In Public Institutions by Harvey L. Lineberry, II
  • Discussion Guide - Prayer in Public Institutions: Giving Thanks by Harvey L. Lineberry, II

     
  • Extension and the Multigenerational Workplace
    Handout
    PowerPoint - Adapted and Development by Dr Dallas L. Holmes, Extension Specialist Diversity and Civil Rights