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The Greater La Crosse Area Diversity Council is holding a “Lunch & Learn” program on Thursday, May 26th, 11:30 to 1 p.m. on “Religious Diversity in the Workplace”. Dr. Ahmed El-Afandi and Rabbi Simcha Prombaum will speak from Muslim and Jewish perspectives about how stereotypes can negatively impact religious minority employees, employee concerns about whether to disclose their faith in the workplace, and how assumptions about holidays and other workplace norms can be reconsidered to be more welcoming to a variety of religions.
The event will be held in the Lyle & Norma Anderson Education Center Room of the La Crosse Area Chamber of Commerce, 601 7th St N.
Registration for the May Lunch & Learn is $15 for members and students and $25 for non-members. Lunch is included in registration fee. Register here. Contact Maureen Freedman for additional information.