University of Vermont

Center for Cultural Pluralism
Visiting Scholars for Culture & Social Justice

Visiting Scholars for Culture & Social Justice

We are pleased to invite a variety of visiting scholars to the University of Vermont to speak on topics of diversity, culture and social justice.


Spring 2016

The Culturally Responsive Classrooms: Maximizing UVM's Intercultural Opportunities w/ Dr. Marie-Térèse Claes

Sponsored by the Center for Cultural Pluralism in collaboration with the Global Gateways Program and College of Engineering & Mathematical Science

April 4 (Mon.) or 5 (Tues.):
Part I 8:30 am - 12 pm
Part II 1pm - 4:30 pm

Understanding Interfaith and Spiritual and Religious Identities in Higher Education w/ Kenneth I. Clark

Sponsored by the Center for Cultural Pluralism in collaboration with the Global Gateways Program and Office of the Vice President for Human Resources, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

April 6 (Wed.) 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

  • Register: here use course code "CCP007".

There will also be a presentation for the UVM community entitled "Doing Interfaith on a College Campus: Theory to Practice" from 12 - 1 p.m. Click here for more details.

 


The Spring 2016 Speakers were:

The Intercultural Classroom: Issues, Perspectives, Teaching Effectiveness w/ Dr. Sherwood Smith and Oleh Kaarmik (March 2016)

Sponsored by the Center for Cultural Pluralism and Division of Human Resources, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs

Make Assessment & Evaluation work for Diversity, Equity & Inclusive Excellence w/ Dr. Hazel Symonette (February 2016)

Hosted by the Center for Cultural Pluralism

The Fall 2015 Speakers were:

The Intercultural Classroom: Issues, Perceptions, Teaching Effectiveness w/ Dr. Sherwood Smith and Oleh Kaarmik (November 2016)

Hosted by the Center for Cultural Pluralism

The Spring 2015 Speakers were:

The Importance of Intercultural Communication w/ Dr. Leeva Chung (March 2015)

A collaboration between the Center for Cultural Pluralism and the Global Gateway Program


Practical Tools for Cultural Agility w/ Tatyana Fertelmeyster (April 2015)

A collaboration between the Center for Cultural Pluralism and the Global Gateway Program

 

Engaging with Conflict w/ Dr. Michelle LeBaron (May 2015)

A collaboration between the Center for Cultural Pluralism and the Global Gateway Program

 

Pedagogical & Curricular Issues of Diversity (D1) Courses w/ Dr. Bill Howe (June 2015)

Hosted by the Center for Cultural Pluralism

 

Emotional Intelligence & Diversity: Skills for Effectiveness Drs. Lee Gardenswartz & Anita Rowe (June 2015)

A collaboration between the Center for Cultural Pluralism, the Global Gateway Program and the Center for Health & Wellbeing

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