Education & Workshops

The Office for Equity & Diversity (OED) Education Program offers educational opportunities for individuals, departments, colleges, and units.

  • Northrop Auditorium
    Northrop Auditorium

OED Education Program Update


In Spring 2022, the Office for Equity and Diversity (OED) Education Program will continue to offer our Equity and Diversity Programming online through ECHO (Equity Certificate Hosted Online) via Zoom, which will be announced on December 13.

Please sign up for our Education Program email to stay up to date on our offerings.

If you have any general questions or concerns, please contact us at

Departmental Workshops

The Office for Equity & Diversity Education Program offers workshops at the departmental level to University of Minnesota departments.

Equity and Diversity Certificate Program

This program helps participants develop tools necessary for advancing equity and diversity in all aspects of their personal and professional lives. It’s free of charge and open to students, faculty, staff, and alumni on all campuses of the University of Minnesota.

Staff & Faculty Workshops

These are faculty- and staff-specific workshops on facilitating conversations in the classroom and identifying implicit bias. They can also be customized for individual unit needs and concerns.