UMTC EDUCATION ABROAD NETWORK SPRING MEETING

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The newly formed University of Minnesota Twin Cities Education Abroad Network (UMTC EAN) includes and serves professional advisers, faculty members, administrators and others involved with education abroad.

Getting to Know You:  Working with Underrepresented Students and Learning Abroad
Friday, February 18, 2011
402 Walter Library
1:30-2:00 p.m.  Light refreshments/Gather with Colleagues
2:00-2:15 p.m.  Announcements and Updates
2:15-4:00 p.m.  Working with Underrepresented Students and Learning Abroad Session

Members of the U of M's Multicultural Study Abroad Group (MSAG) will join us in a conversation about our students on campus. During this interactive session, you will leave with a better understanding of how to help students of color work through the real and perceived barriers involved with learning abroad choices.  Through case studies, student voices, staff experiences, and personal reflection we hope participants will be able to expand their comfort level in discussing multicultural issues with students.

Regristation is available on our website.

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