Becoming Critical of White Talk Moves

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

In this interactive session, participants will learn to identify White Talk Moves, speech acts that people employ consciously or less than consciously to avoid talking about race and to maintain the accumulated privilege and status that accompanies Whiteness. In addition, participants will examine cases from predominantly white higher education spaces in which White Talk Moves … Continue reading "Becoming Critical of White Talk Moves"

Intercultural Communication and Conflict Styles Workshop

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

This workshop makes use of the Intercultural Conflict Style (ICS) Inventory, which describes an individual’s preferred approach or style for resolving conflict by reflecting the individual’s culturally learned patterns for dealing with disagreements and expressing emotions. Additionally, this workshop will not only teach individuals about their own preferred approach and style, but also about the … Continue reading "Intercultural Communication and Conflict Styles Workshop"

Intercultural Communication and Conflict Styles Workshop

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

This workshop makes use of the Intercultural Conflict Style (ICS) Inventory, which describes an individual’s preferred approach or style for resolving conflict by reflecting the individual’s culturally learned patterns for dealing with disagreements and expressing emotions. Additionally, this workshop will not only teach individuals about their own preferred approach and style, but also about the … Continue reading "Intercultural Communication and Conflict Styles Workshop"

From Microinequities to Inclusion

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

This workshop has a hybrid, e-learning group format that provides participants with an introduction to understanding and responding to microinequities during workplace interactions and in workplace settings. Relevant to faculty and staff of all levels, participation in this workshop can positively impact all interactions and spaces at Augsburg University. Additionally, this workshop allows participants to … Continue reading "From Microinequities to Inclusion"

DPS Presentation

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

Join Staff Senate and DPS for a presentation from director of Public Safety, Scott Brownell, who will go over the annual report and discuss safety on campus.

IDI Group Profile Session – 2020 Spring Cohort

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

The IDI Group Profile Session will touch on the importance of intercultural competency, the benefits of using a developmental approach to growing one's intercultural competency, the significance of developing shared meaning in intercultural communication and contexts, a deeper understanding of culture, the Intercultural Development Continuum (IDC), and finally the cohort group’s primary way of engaging … Continue reading "IDI Group Profile Session – 2020 Spring Cohort"

Faculty and Staff of Color Lunch

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

If you have received this email it means that your name was on a calendar invite to a Faculty and Staff of Color Lunch meeting invite last academic year, that you signed up to be added to this invite list at a new faculty or staff orientation, or that a colleague suggested to our department … Continue reading "Faculty and Staff of Color Lunch"

All About Bias Workshop

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

This workshop has a hybrid, e-learning group format that provides participants with an introduction to understanding and responding to unconscious bias during workplace interactions and in workplace settings. Relevant to faculty and staff of all levels, participation in this workshop can positively impact all aspects of Augsburg University. Additionally, this workshop explores the hidden and … Continue reading "All About Bias Workshop"

Intercultural Communication and Conflict Styles Workshop

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

This workshop makes use of the Intercultural Conflict Style (ICS) Inventory, which describes an individual’s preferred approach or style for resolving conflict by reflecting the individual’s culturally learned patterns for dealing with disagreements and expressing emotions. Additionally, this workshop will not only teach individuals about their own preferred approach and style, but also about the … Continue reading "Intercultural Communication and Conflict Styles Workshop"

Study Abroad Info Session: Cuba + Costa Rica + Guatemala

Marshall Room, Christensen Center 720 22nd Ave S., Minneapolis, MN

Study Abroad Info Session: Cuba + Costa Rica + GuatemalaAre you interested in seeing multiple countries during your study abroad semester? Would you love to learn all about social change and grassroots movements in Central America and Cuba, while also taking Augsburg courses? Come learn about Augsburg’s own semester program “Social Change in Central America … Continue reading "Study Abroad Info Session: Cuba + Costa Rica + Guatemala"