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Webinars

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The University of California offers a variety of webinars for staff, administrators and colleagues on topics such as college access and preparation, leadership, and equity and inclusion. Selected topics and resources are available below. 


2021

The UC Council of Chief Diversity Officers' Distinguished Scholars Series

Racial Wealth Gaps and Generators of Wealth in Black Communities
Presenter: Mehrsa Baradaran, Professor of Law, UC Irvine

10/05/21 webinar recording

Racial Health Inequities in African American Communities
Presenter: Amani M. Allen, Professor of Community Health Sciences and Epidemiology, School of Public Health, UC Berkeley

04/28/21 webinar recording 

Native American Environmental Policy and Site Protection
Presenter: Beth Rose Middleton Manning, Professor of Native American Studies, UC Davis

05/11/21 webinar recording

Data Discrimination and Racial and Gender Bias in Search Engine Algorithms
Presenter: Safiya Umoja Noble, Associate Professor of Gender Studies and African American Studies, UCLA

09/20/21 webinar recording

 

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2020

UC Presidential Policy on Gender Recognition and Lived Name
Presenters: Cynthia Davalos, Executive Advisor, Student and Equity Affairs, UC Office of the President
Elizabeth Halimah, Associate Vice Provost, Graduate, Undergraduate and Equity Affairs, UC Office of the President
Tae-Sun Kim, Manager of Strategic Diversity Initiatives, Student and Equity Affairs, UC Office of the President
Shaun Travers, Director, LGBT Resource Center, UC San Diego

12/15/20 webinar recording
webinar slides

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UCBAC Webinar Series

What Does it Take to Be a Chief of Staff?
Presenter: Mia Settles-Tidwell, Assistant Vice Chancellor and Chief of Staff for Equity & Inclusion      
UC Berkeley 

02/27/20 webinar recording
webinar slides 

"Nobody told me!"
Expectation-Setting for Present and Future African American Students at UC
Presenters: Anne H. Charity Hudley, Ph.D., North Hall Endowed Chair in Linguistics of African America
UC Santa Barbara
Jamaal Muwwakkil, Doctoral student in linguistics and Student Regent-designate, UC Santa Barbara

03/05/20 webinar recording


2019

Parent Prep: Helping families explore, plan for and make the transition to UC

Parent Prep is a resource for members of the UC community with children or dependents who are either approaching the college search process, in the midst of applying or newly enrolled at UC. The university has created a three-part webinar series and other tools to support parents throughout the UC journey.

Getting to Know UC: One university, nine unique campuses

10/15/19 webinar recording
Webinar slides

Companion guide #1

Did you watch the first recording? Take our brief post-webinar survey.

Please note that the webinar recording ends early due to a power outage.

Pursuing UC: A guide to academic and financial planning

Webinar slides
Companion guide #2

Did you watch the second recording? Take our brief post-webinar survey.

Navigating UC: A roadmap for parents of UC undergraduates

11/7/19 webinar recording
Webinar slides
Companion guide #3

Did you watch the third recording? Take our brief post-webinar survey.

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Leadership and Organizational Change
Presenter: Reginald Randles, Senior Organizational Development Consultant, UCLA Health

7/30/19 webinar recording
Note: This webinar was part of the 2019 UCBAC summer webinar series.


2018

Transcript Evaluation Service Overview
Presenter: Michael Burton, Program Manager, Transcript Evaluation Service, UC Office of the President

10/26/18 webinar recording

Implicit Bias Trainings at the UC
Presenter: Tae-Sun Kim, Manager of Strategic Diversity Initiatives, UC Office of the President

5/1/18 webinar recording

UC Scout
Presenter: Kevin Heller, Assistant Director, UC Scout

4/24/18 webinar recording

UC Basic Needs: Systems Understanding, Intersectionality and Innovative Solutions
Presenter: Ruben E. Canedo, Director, Strategic Equity Initiatives, UC Berkeley

3/13/18 webinar recording

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Financial Aid Series

Financial Fit at List Creation
Presenter: Yassi Davoodi, Program Director, uAspire Bay Area

6/5/18 webinar recording

College Affordability Planning
Presenter: Yassi Davoodi, Program Director, uAspire Bay Area

5/8/18 webinar recording

Preparing to Cover the Bill
Presenter: Yassi Davoodi, Program Director, uAspire Bay Area

4/17/18 webinar recording

Financial Aid at the University of California
Presenter: Shawn Brick, Associate Director for Student Financial Support, UC Office of the President

3/20/18 webinar recording

Overview of Financial Aid
Presenter: Jamal Collins, Financial Aid Outreach and Communication Liaison, UC Office of the President

2/27/18 webinar recording

 


2017

California's ESSA State Plan
Presenter: Marguerite Ries, Federal Policy Liaison, Government Affairs Division, California Department of Education

11/29/17 webinar recording

Diversity Data: An analysis of California K–12 and UC demographics
Presenters: Elizabeth Halimah, Associate Vice Provost, Diversity and Engagement, UC Office of the President
Ryan Chan, Acting Director, Institutional Research and Academic Planning (IRAP), UC Office of the President

10/6/17 webinar recording
Data presentation slides

Supporting DACA Recipients and Undocumented Students

Presenters: Habiba Simjee, Staff Attorney, UC Immigrant Legal Services Center
Valeria Garcia, Program Director, Undocumented Student Program, UCLA

6/5/17 webinar recording
Federal, state and UC policies presentation slides
Systemwide support services presentation slides

Proposition 209: Guidelines for Addressing Race and Gender Equity in College Access and Preparation Programs
Presenter: Margaret L. Wu, Managing Counsel, UC Office of the President

5/9/17 webinar recording
Guidelines for Enhancing Diversity at UC in the Context of Proposition 209

Financial Aid Award Notices: Making Accurate Comparisons
Presenter: Jamal Collins, Financial Aid Outreach and Communication Liaison, UC Office of the President

4/17/17 presentation slides
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