Occuring monthly during the academic year, the 2DCC Webinars present new technical scientific news from within the 2DCC facility and the broader scientific community, as well as, broader topics such as science related to diversity. The webinars are free with an online registration. The slides with voice-over for the 2016 webinars, 2017 webinars, and 2018 webinars are available by following the links in the left menu. Information regarding the next scheduled webinar is listed below.
DATE: Tuesday, April 16, 2019
TIME: 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Eastern
“Intercultural Competence: From Theory to Practice”
Dr. Shakoor Ward
Professional Development Coordinator – Affirmative Action Office, Penn State University
The session facilitates the development of awareness, knowledge, and skills in relating and interacting with peers belonging to other social or cultural groups. Broadly, the session is designed to foster the cultural agility and intercultural competence of participants so that “shared spaces” are welcomed as opportunities for growth and self-development.