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Monday, March 30, 2015

Introduction to Intercultural Communication

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Register for details!
Description: REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
Please visit tinyurl.com/lchung for more details on registration
Free for current UVM faculty, staff and students
Community members and non-UVM affiliates - $30 per person

In this session, participants will:
• Understand various identity-based communication themes in contemporary U.S. society and international arenas
• Discuss basic conceptual frameworks in understanding intercultural communication
• Engage in active dialogue on successful strategies and appropriate communication skills for managing intercultural situations.

Co-sponsored by the University of Vermont's Center for Cultural Pluralism, Global Gateway Program and the Office of the Vice President for Human Resources, Diversity & Multicultural Affairs.

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Intermediate Intercultural Communication: Theory to Practice

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Register for details!
Description: REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
Please visit tinyurl.com/lchung for more details on registration
Free for current UVM faculty, staff and students
Community members and non-UVM affiliates - $30 per person

There are two sessions for this workshop:
Session 001: Monday, March 30 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM
Session 002: Tuesday, March 31 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

This workshop builds upon an existing basic knowledge of intercultural communication using multiple intercultural communication models to analyze cross-cultural interactions.

Participants will explore in-depth methods of assessment, self-assessment tests, critical incident analyses, small group discussions, video analyses, intercultural simulations and effective debriefing. Additionally, we will practice using theories and concepts of stereotypes and intergroup biases to improve communication.

Co-sponsored by the University of Vermont's Center for Cultural Pluralism, Global Gateway Program and the Office of the Vice President for Human Resources, Diversity & Multicultural Affairs.

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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Intermediate Intercultural Communication: Theory to Practice

Time: 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: Register for details!
Description: REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
Please visit tinyurl.com/lchung for more details on registration
Free for current UVM faculty, staff and students
Community members and non-UVM affiliates - $30 per person

There are two sessions for this workshop:
Session 001: Monday, March 30 from 1:00 to 4:00 PM
Session 002: Tuesday, March 31 from 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM

This workshop builds upon an existing basic knowledge of intercultural communication using multiple intercultural communication models to analyze cross-cultural interactions.

Participants will explore in-depth methods of assessment, self-assessment tests, critical incident analyses, small group discussions, video analyses, intercultural simulations and effective debriefing. Additionally, we will practice using theories and concepts of stereotypes and intergroup biases to improve communication.

Co-sponsored by the University of Vermont's Center for Cultural Pluralism, Global Gateway Program and the Office of the Vice President for Human Resources, Diversity & Multicultural Affairs.

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Artfully Navigating Identities in the Classroom

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location: Register for details!
Description: REGISTRATION REQUIRED!
Please visit tinyurl.com/lchung for more details on registration
Free for current UVM faculty, staff and students
Community members and non-UVM affiliates - $30 per person

**This workshop is only open to those who are involved in teaching (faculty, GTA's or teaching staff).**

This session is designed to increase participants understanding of culture and identity as it applies to curriculum and pedagogy (classroom practices as a teacher). Participants will learn theory as it supports navigating and understanding practice decisions and learners'. Come with questions and examples from your own experiences and be willing to lean into complex conversations.

Co-sponsored by the University of Vermont's Center for Cultural Pluralism, Global Gateway Program and the Office of the Vice President for Human Resources, Diversity & Multicultural Affairs.

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Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Social Justice Film Series: A Darker Side of Fair

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location: Living/Learning Commons R.m. 216
Description: Shedding new light upon issues of global diversity, A Darker Side of Fair explores historical and contemporary fair skin issues in India.

The theme of the Social Justice Film Series for Spring 2015 is Internationalizing Social Justice. Internationalizing Social Justice offers participants an educational opportunity to explore through film and subsequent discourse issues related to social justice and diversity through a transnational lens. Participants will examine and deconstruct the boundary between domestic and international views on equity and justice.

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Thursday, April 9, 2015

10th Annual Dismantling Rape Culture Conference

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Monday, December 28, 2015

Winter Break

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Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Winter Break

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Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Winter Break

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