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Careers Centering Equity in Civil & Environmental Engineering 

The Equity & Engineering Practice Speaker Panel will discuss the importance of environmental justice in the context of engineering practice, with a particular emphasis on Civil & Environmental Engineering. The event will showcase perspectives on social position and the epistemological bases for work in environmental engineering, community organizing in engineering work, and the speakers’ experience with bringing engineers into justice work.

Managing Your Emotions in the Workplace

Stressful situations can be all too common in the workplace, but how do we manage our emotional response while keeping things professional?

Join us for a 90-minute interactive online workshop to uncover the nature of our emotions and how they play out in our work environment. The class curriculum is based on over two decades of direct research at the Stanford Psychophysiology Laboratory on emotions and emotion regulation.

From Policy to Practice: Lessons on How to Implement Equity

Join the REDI Task Force for the next event in the "Critical Conversations: Race in Global Affairs" series for a conversation with Higher Education Leadership and Policy Studies professor, Dr. Sosanya Jones. Professor Jones' research focuses on practical knowledge and voices of policy makers and leaders to glean insight about policy formation and its connection (or disconnect) from institutional practice, particularly as it relates to the implementation of equity, diversity and inclusion efforts.

Campus Conversations: Stanford's Racial Justice Initiatives

Please join President Marc Tessier-Lavigne and Provost Persis Drell for a conversation with the Stanford community about racial justice initiatives underway at Stanford. The President and Provost will be joined by Claude Steele, Lucie Stern Professor Emeritus of Psychology, and Stanford Trustee Charles Young, chair of the newly formed Black Community Council. 

View From The Top with Tony Xu, CEO and Cofounder, DoorDash

Join us for a fireside chat with Tony Xu, MBA '13, CEO and cofounder of DoorDash, a technology company passionate about transforming local businesses and dedicated to enabling new ways of working, earning, and living. As a first-generation American who grew up working in his mom’s restaurant, Tony started DoorDash to help small business owners succeed. DoorDash is focused on being the restaurant industry’s “last-mile” solution and has grown into a $700 million leader in the on-demand space. 

Webinar – Building Resilience

In times of stress, resilience is key. In this free webinar presented by Stanford instructor Antoine de Morrée, PhD, you will learn research-based techniques that help you build resilience, navigate setbacks, and identify your purpose. Drawing on the latest research in neuroscience and psychology, the aim is for you to find solid footing when you are feeling overwhelmed and to give you a way to find the strength to bounce back. Free; registration required

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