Diversity Workshops and Events - Diversity at Ohlone - Human Resources and Training

Ohlone College embraces diversity.These workshops and events are open only to Ohlone College employees, unless otherwise noted in the description.

Dr. Janice Jones
Celebrating Black History Month

Come and listen to our very own Dr. Janice Jones, as she speaks to us about black history and notable periods, including her own experience as a black American growing up in the Bay Area. Dr. Jones currently teaches Child Development classes and African-American History.

Dr. Jones joined Ohlone in 1999. Prior to Ohlone, she was the Director of Head Start for the City and County of San Francisco. Dr. Jones earned her B.S in Speach Pathology and Audiology from CSUH (CSUEB) and her M.S.E in Early Childhood Curriculum and Instruction from CSUH(CSUEB), and her Ed.D. in International & Multicultural Education from the University of San Francisco.

Students Welcomed!

  • Wednesday, February 21
  • 1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Building 19, Conference room B, Fremont Campus

STEM Diversity & Inovation
Celebrating Afriancan American History Month

A STEM Diversity Speaker Panel -The Diversity Quotient.

Network with and listen to professionals in STEM careers (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) from various local companies such as Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Adobe, as well as small startups. The panel will discuss their unique experiences working in their respective fields, and share how the “diversity quotient” helps them be successful working in the cultural diverse environment of Silicon Valley and the Bay Area.

  • Tuesday, February 20, 2018
  • 11:45am – 1:00pm
  • Building 7, room 7101, Fremont campus
  • Free and open to the public
  • $4 paprking fee (withou semester permit)
    Enter on Pine street and park in Ohlone's South Parking Structure

Host faculty:


These speakers are sponsored by A2Pi – Student Equity Initiative.

Chats en Español

  • Tuesday, January 30, February 16, 13, 20 and 27, 2018
  • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
  • Building FP-5, Fremont campus
  • Open to Ohlone employees
  • If you have any questions please email: natique@ohlone.edu

You are invited to an opportunity to practice Spanish in a conversational group. Everyone is invited regardless of their level – your Spanish proficiency can be nil or expert. With such a diverse group of faculty and staff, this is an opportunity to learn not only about a different language, but also about different cultures.

If you cannot make it for the whole hour, then feel free to come by for as long as you can – interruptions welcome!These workshops and events are open only to Ohlone College employees, unless otherwise noted in the description.

A list of previous workshops are available in the Archive of Diversity Workshops and Events.

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