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CANCELED: GO! Global Orientation on Culture and Ethics

March 21, 2020 at 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

2020 REGISTRATION now open!

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.

Details

Date:
March 21, 2020
Time:
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://cgi.unc.edu/programs/go/

Venue

FedEx Global Education Center
301 Pittsboro St.
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
Phone:
+1.919.962.2435
Website:
https://global.unc.edu/about/about-the-building/location-and-parking/

Organizer

Center for Global Initiatives
Phone:
+1.919.962.3094
Email:
cgi@unc.edu
Website:
http://cgi.unc.edu/