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“I really enjoyed meeting the other participants in our small group discussions; what a great way to learn about others!”

"The interaction with others was excellent!"

“I learned a lot about myself and about others that I wouldn't have without this training.”

"This workshop went WAY above my expectations for it. Glad I signed up!"

"Loved it! The facilitators were very patient, and it was a conducive learning environment where I felt safe and willing to participate."

"I loved the examples and real life experiences that people share."

"I was impressed with how welcome you made me feel when I walked into the room."

“This is a very good workshop. It was so different from what I expected.”

NCBI Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 28th

  1. "Controversial Issues" Workshop
    • Calendar: NCBI Event Calendar
    • Start time: 01:00pm
    • End time: 05:00pm
    • • Provides a specific NCBI approach for effectively working through interpersonal, group,
      organizational, or social disagreements or conflicts
      • Teaches useful skills for addressing potentially divisive situations that can move
      everyone forward
      • Highly interactive as trained facilitators walk the group through a structured process
      on a current point of disagreement among the group members
      • Participants learn to articulate their perspective in ways others can hear
      • To listen effectively to alternative positions
      • And, to work toward common ground

      * Participants must be able to attend the full 4-hour workshop.
      * Refreshments are provided.
      Must Pre-register: http://ncbiworkshop.eventbrite.com

      The workshop is facilitated by members of the UNI-National Coalition Building Institute. This is a campus-wide program to create a more welcoming community to which everyone wants to belong.

Tuesday, November 4th

  1. Lunch 'n Learn
    • Calendar: NCBI Event Calendar
    • Start time: 12:00pm
    • End time: 01:00pm
    • CME Conference room

      No Registration necessary

Wednesday, November 19th

  1. "Leadership for Diversity Inclusion" One-Day Workshop
    • Calendar: NCBI Event Calendar
    • Start time: 08:30am
    • End time: 04:00pm
    • A positive, welcoming,highly interactive workshop introducing a unique NCBI approach to social justice and diversity inclusion. Facilitated by volunteers of the UNI-NCBI, a campus-wide program to help make UNI a more welcoming community to which everyone wants to belong.

      *Includes free lunch and snacks for break times * Must be able to attend the full day.

      Must Pre-register: http://ncbiworkshop.eventbrite.com

Wednesday, December 3rd

  1. Lunch 'n Learn NCBI
    • Calendar: NCBI Event Calendar
    • Start time: 12:00pm
    • End time: 01:00pm
    • CME conference room

      Registration not required

Register for a Workshop!

Welcome to the UNI-NCBI

Thank you for visiting our page! This program is a welcoming, dynamic approach to developing diversity inclusion leadership skills. It includes free interactive workshops and a unique set of NCBI principles that have the ability to enhance the quality of your life and the lives of those around you.

We are on a roll:

  • Over 1000 campus members have completed a workshop

  • Includes Students, Merit, Professional & Scientific, Faculty and Administrators

  • Offering multiple one day workshops, “Leadership for Diversity Inclusion”