Bridging Domestic and Global Diversity Spring 2018 Schedule

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Spring 2018 Schedule: All sessions are on Thursday afternoons, 2:30-4:00pm, in 1117 UCC. 

Week #

Date

Topics

Instructors

1

January 18

Welcome and Program Overview

- Icebreakers

-Community Agreement

-Student Leadership Competencies

-Introduction to Open Forum

Brandon Paulson

2

January 25

Making It Real

-Where I Am From Poem

-If I Had to Choose Activity

Dominique Brooks and Katie Miller

3

February 1

Cultural Intersections

-Defining Culture

-Value Orientations Method

-Cultural Mosaic Activity

-Open Forum Preparation

Rudia Kihura and Taivna Mills

4

February 8

Developing Your Intercultural Insight

-Intercultural Development Inventory

-Intercultural Development Plan

Shuhui Lin and Brandon Paulson

5

February 15

Open Forum Preparation

-Conduct Team Brainstorm

-Identify and Assign Group Roles

-Campus Diversity Dialogues

Brandon Paulson

6

February 22

Power and Privilege - Part 1

Valerie Garr

7

March 1

Power and Privilege - Part 2

Valerie Garr

8

March 8

Open Forum Preparation

-Presentation Preparation

 Brandon Paulson
Spring Break March 12-16

9

March 22

Navigating Intercultural Conflicts

-Intercultural Conflicts Styles Inventory

Rudia Kihura, Shuhui Lin, and Brandon Paulson

10

March 29

Global Leadership

-Leadership Barometer

-Spaghetti Tower Activity

-GLOBE Leadership Styles

Matt Augeri

11

April 5

  Open Forum Preparation

-Presentation Preparation and Practice

  Brandon Paulson

12

April 12

Open Forum

-Presentation

Bridge Participants

13

April 19

Next Steps in the Journey

-Open Forum Debrief

-Application and Practice

Elizabeth Lara

14

April 26

Certificate Ceremony

-Award Certificates

-Celebration

Brandon Paulson

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program Instructors:

  • Matt Augeri, Director, Career Leadership Academy
  • Dominique Brooks, Multicultural Specialist, Center for Diversity and Enrichment
  • Valerie Garr, Diversity Coordinator, College of Nursing
  • Rudia Kihura, Senior Advisor, International Student and Scholar Services
  • Elizabeth Lara, Diversity Resources Coordinator, Chief Diversity Office
  • Shuhui Lin, Coordinator of International Student Support and Engagement, International Student and Scholar Services/Center for Student Involvement and Leadership
  • Katie Miller, Multicultural Specialist, Center for Diversity and Enrichment
  • Taivna Mills, International Services Associate, International Student and Scholar Services
  • Brandon Paulson, Senior Advisor, International Student and Scholar Services

A very special thanks to our program instructors for their willingness to share their expertise and knowledge with our participants.