GO! Global Orientation on Culture + Ethics
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GO! Global Orientation 2020!
Saturday, March 21, 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
GO! Global Orientation on Culture + Ethics is designed to help students evaluate expectations, anticipate potential cultural and ethical challenges, prepare for engagement with global communities, and develop intercultural competencies.
First-time travelers and experienced globetrotters alike can benefit from session topics like “Voluntourism” + the White Savior Complex, The Ethics of Healthcare Abroad, Race + Ethnicity in a Global Context, Local Global Opportunities, The World We See: Global Photography, and Gender + Sexuality in Cross-Cultural Travel.
The conference offers…
- Interactive workshops led by world-renowned faculty, staff, students and community members on the diverse contexts and challenges you may face while abroad;
- An intimate global networking lunch featuring tables hosts with global experience; and
- Opportunities to connect with peers interested in global experiences and cross-cultural engagement.