Kaleidoscope Program: Open Workshop

Posted on Monday, September 17th, 2018 by Jessica Twitchell under OMA Webpage.

Join the Kaleidoscope Program for our first open workshop!

Wearing Your P-Shirt is a workshop designed for you to explore the different types of privilege you may have. This workshop features a self-reflection activity used as a tool to recognize visible and invisible types of privilege we all wear.

This workshop is also a great opportunity to experience and learn more about the Kaleidoscope Program. Applications to join the SCOPEs team be can be found at intercultural.uncg.edu/kaleidoscope and are due October 5 at 5 PM.

Wearing Your P-Shirt
Monday, September 24 at 7:00 PM in EUC 062

For disability accommodations, please contact the Office of Intercultural Engagement at 336-334-5090 or intercultural@uncg.edu.

 


The Distance Between Us: A Deeper Exploration Through Film

Posted on Monday, September 17th, 2018 by Augusto Pena Estrada under OMA Webpage.

The Distance Between Us Film Series is a collaboration with the Keker First Year Common Read program and the Global Engagement office.  Each film explores the themes of The Distance Between Us from a variety of different perspectives and settings.  Viewers will engage in a facilitated discussion following each screening.  Each film screening is co-hosted by a student organization or HRL Living Learning Community.


Apply to be a SCOPE!

Posted on Monday, September 17th, 2018 by Jessica Twitchell under OMA Webpage.

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Applications for 2019 are open!
Apply HERE
References HERE

Your application and two references are due Friday, October 5 at 11:59 pm.

What are the benefits of being a SCOPE?
• To afford peer educators opportunities to clarify individual identities and personal understanding of other identities and experiences;
• To develop high level facilitation skills;
• To provide an intellectual space for students who value social justice to unite;
• To form a supportive network with other peer facilitators across campus;
• To enhance leadership skills and intercultural competence of peer educators;
• To inspire peer educators to incorporate social justice ideals into their lives after college.

Attend an Interest Meeting
If you intend to apply to be a SCOPE, it is highly suggested that you attend one of the following interest meetings to learn more about this leadership development program:

Monday, September 24 at 4:30pm in EUC 062
Friday, September 28 at 1:00pm in EUC 062
Tuesday, October 2 at 7:30pm in EUC 062

Application Process

Please complete an online application due Friday, October 5 at 5 PM. You can find the application here: https://goo.gl/forms/ES9Bwy8iTGt73rnt1

In your application, you will be asked to list two UNCG faculty/staff references. It is your responsibility to ask for your references to submit the reference form on your behalf by Friday, October 5 at 5 PM. You can find the reference form here: https://goo.gl/forms/H6T8ktMtW53HD6SE2

Selected applicants will be asked to create a 10 minute social justice presentation and complete a 30 minute interview.

Before applying, please note that SCOPEs will be required to attend weekly meetings and attend training scheduled during the first weekend of each semester.

Please contact Jessica Twitchell at J_Twitch@uncg.edu with any questions about the Kaleidoscope Program or more information about program requirements.


Upcoming CommUNITY Dialogues

Posted on Wednesday, September 12th, 2018 by Carla Fullwood under OMA Webpage.

Midterm Matters
Wednesday, September 19 from 6:00 to 7:30 PM in EUC Alexander

Join the Office of Intercultural Engagement and Office of Leadership and Civic Engagement for a CommUNITY Dialogue centered on contemporary issues related to the midterm elections.

 

 

 

African American Voices on Addiction and Recovery
Thursday, September 27 at 6:00 pm in EUC Maple

No one is immune. We have ALL been touched by addiction. People do RECOVER. Join UNCG partners from Office of Intercultural Engagement, Spartan Recovery Program, Addiction Professionals of North Carolina, and special guests from North Carolina A&T for a CommUNITY Dialogue about Addiction and Recovery.


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Posted on Friday, August 31st, 2018 by Carla Fullwood under OMA Webpage.

Interested in meeting new people on campus?

Do you want to enhance your skills as a student leader?

Would you like to promote diversity and inclusion on campus?

Do you want to develop job-focused skills for the future?

If you answered “YES” to any of these questions, SIGN-UP for…

Learn more HERE!!


Office Of Intercultural Engagement is for Everyone!!

Posted on Friday, April 28th, 2017 by Carla Fullwood under OMA Webpage.

 

 

  • Supporting Change
  • Building community
  • Getting Involved
  • Encouraging Dialogue

 

Navigate our website and follow us on social media to learn about how you can get involved with the Office of Intercultural Engagement, Rated “E” for Everyone!

 

 

 

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