ADEI Leadership Certificate

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Criteria: Students will participate in a minimum of 5 events per year to earn the certificate. Successful completion of the certificate requires 40 total hours of engagement and professional development. The certificate consists of 5 modules with each topic representing one hour. Self-paced training and assessments may be completed at any time prior to graduation. Students will need to show proof of assessment results and training completion to receive clock hour credit.

Earn your certificate in the following ways:

  • Participating in Diversity courses on your SIU campus.
  • Attending face-to-face sessions with your ADEI leaders.
  • Attending live virtual sessions conducted by ADEI leaders.

Program Start: FALL 2022

Ideal participants are Undergraduate, Transfer, and Graduate Students.

Topics Covered:

  • The Social Construction Race
  • Emotional Intelligence and Cultural Consciousness
  • Micro-aggressions and Micro-affirmations training
  • Critical Race Theory, Intersectionality and Counternarratives
  • Stereotypes, Biases, and Prejudices
  • Activism and Allyship
  • Free Speech versus Hate Speech

Sign up at Student Services Building, Suite 140.

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