Pueblo Leadership Development Center hosts workshop


Colorado State University - Pueblo Leadership Development Center hosts workshop
PUEBLO – Colorado State University – Pueblo’s Center for Leadership and Community Development and the Pueblo Human Relations Commission will provide multi-cultural training for front-line individuals who work with Pueblo’s diverse population, particularly those working in education, health care, social work, and our law enforcement community.

The workshop, scheduled from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 10, will provide information on how to eliminate discrimination, profiling, and exclusion. Participants will learn that cultural diversity is a fact that strengthens and enriches our society. Lunch also will be available at the event, which will be held in the Occhiato University Center Cottonwood Room on the CSU-Pueblo campus.

Keynote speakers include Dr. Gayle Berardi, CSU-Pueblo professor of political science who will speak on diversity and immigration, Reverend Sidney Skirvin, member of the Pueblo Human Relations Commission, will speak on globalization and, Rebecca Wasil, instructor of English at Pueblo Community College, will explore the importance of cultural diversity in our society.

The course is limited to the first 30 individuals with reservations.  Reservations may be made by contacting Sandra Daff at the Pueblo Human Relations Commission, 719-542-0112, or sandy.daff@pueblohrc.org

Colorado State University - Pueblo is a regional, comprehensive university emphasizing professional, career-oriented, and applied programs. Displaying excellence in teaching, celebrating diversity, and engaging in service and outreach, CSU-Pueblo is distinguished by access, opportunity, and the overall quality of services provided to its students.