The eXtension Diversity and Inclusion Corps provided the confidence and motivation Mannering needed to go forward with the Unity luncheon, online modules, and related activities, instead of just thinking about it. Christy Mannering’s farmhouse office in the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (CANR) at the University of Delaware is “off the beaten path,” says […]
"It made me feel better to see how many people are against bigotry, but are too afraid to speak up. They're intimidated, not apathetic. If I took initiative to defend someone, others might also be supportive if given the opportunity."