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Reflections on Intercultural Learning in Higher Education
DEI & Intercultural Learning in Higher Ed: An Inclusive, Holistic Approach Jul 14, 2021


This is the third post in a series exploring the relationship between diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and intercultural learning in higher education. In May, I discussed the bifurcated approach higher education tends to take toward international and domestic diversity. Last month’s...

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DEI & Intercultural Learning in Higher Ed: Where Do We Go From Here? Jun 16, 2021


This is the second post in a multi-part series on the relationship between diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) and intercultural learning in higher education. Last month, I discussed the bifurcated approach higher education tends to take toward international and domestic diversity. In this...

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Why are we not talking about this?! Oct 13, 2020


On September 22nd, U.S. President Donald Trump signed an “Executive Order on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping.” Known as Executive Order 13950, it basically says that diversity, equity, and inclusion trainings that discuss topics such as systemic racism—or that suggest that...

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Crisis as Opportunity: A Paradigm Shift for Intercultural Learning? Jul 15, 2020


It seems uncertainty is the new norm. In many ways, this is incredibly scary. But it also presents opportunity.

Author Arundhati Roy recently wrote, “Historically, pandemics have forced humans to break with the past and imagine their world anew. This one is no different. It is a portal, a...

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Black Lives Matter & Intercultural Development in Higher Education Jun 10, 2020


Each month, I write a blog post related to intercultural learning in higher education. Choosing the topic has never been as easy or obvious as it was this month. But no topic has ever been more challenging or uncomfortable for me to write about.

I was born, raised, and currently live in the...

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