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CANCELED: GO! Global Orientation on Culture and Ethics
March 21, 2020 at 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
GO! Global Orientation on Culture + Ethics is designed to help students evaluate expectations, anticipate potential cultural and ethical challenges, prepare for engagement with global communities, and develop intercultural competencies.
First-time travelers and experienced globetrotters alike can benefit from session topics like “Voluntourism” and the White Savior Complex, The Ethics of Healthcare Abroad, Race and Ethnicity in a Global Context, and Local Global Opportunities.
The conference offers…
– Interactive workshops led by faculty, staff, students and community members on the diverse contexts and challenges you may face while abroad;
– An intimate global networking lunch featuring tables hosts with global experience;
– Opportunities to connect with peers interested in global experiences and cross-cultural engagement; and
– A Q&A forum for attendees to ask questions that may not have been answered during the day’s sessions.