The Men of Color Initiative (MOCI) at UNM hosts a workshop titled “Unconscious Bias and Microaggressions,” on Oct. 5. The workshop will be held in the Dean of Students Conference Room, UAEC from 12 – 1 p.m. Lunch will be provided. 

Presented by Associate Dean of the University College Sonia Gipson-Rankin, the workshop helps answer the following questions:

  • Where does unconscious bias come from?
  • What are Microaggressions?
  • How are you supposed to react when they happen?
  • How do I deal with people who think it is all made up?

The Men of Color Initiative (MOCI) is a project of the Division for Equity and Inclusion and the Office of Student Academic Success that focuses on educational success for men of color. MOCI is a community-based research project led by Asian/Pacific Islander, Black, Latino, Native and other men of color students organizing together with campus and community partners to increase access and success for men of color in education.

For more information, call (505) 277-2015 or email or visit the Men of Color UNM website.