Intercultural Awareness

There are many different ways culture influences behavior. This session explores how culture affects our interactions with others, how assumptions may be flawed, and ways to navigate our cultural differences.

You will learn to:

Identify tips for navigating cultural differences

You will benefit by:

  • Understanding aspects of culture and intercultural awareness
  • Having an increased awareness of how culture influences behavior and perceptions

Audience:

Anyone who would like to learn how to be more sensitive to the issues that people from other cultures face here at U-M.

Facilitators:

  • Tina Jordan, Project Manager, Department of Organizational Learning
  • Kati Bauer, Senior Counselor to the Vice Provost for Academic Innovation

 

If you are a person with a disability who requires an accommodation to attend this workshop, or have questions about accessibility, please contact us at UMMS-Faculty-Development@med.umich.edu or 734-764-2574.
Please also let us know if you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies. Advance notice is necessary as some accommodations may require more time for the University to arrange so letting us know at least 2 weeks in advance is much appreciated.
 

Upcoming Sessions

There are no scheduled sessions for this workshop. Interested in attending a future session? Let us know.