March 13-15, 2020 Georgetown University – Washington, DC https://gurt.georgetown.edu/current-conference-info Proposals due: Ocober 15, 2019 Multilingualism: Global South and Global North Perspectives The world has always been predominantly multilingual, but in recent decades globalization and the attendant processes of mobility and technologization have catapulted multilingualism into unprecedented levels of public and academic attention. Benefits of multilingualism are actively investigated across neurocognitive, academic, economic, and social domains. At the same time, misunderstanding and mismanagement of multilingualism have also been shown by research to curtail the educational, socioeconomic, and personal opportunities of multilingual individuals, families, and communities. Today’s multilingualism can be the site […]
The Workshop on Intercultural Skills Enhancement (WISE) conferenceFebruary 12-14, 2020, in Winston-Salem, NC. global.wfu.edu/wise. Hosted by the Center for Global Programs & Studies at Wake Forest University,WISE is the pioneering conference for faculty leaders, program coordinators, and administrators to develop the knowledge and skills needed to help students advance their intercultural skills and awareness. Early bird rate of $400 until December 16, 2019. Pre-Conference workshops are available for an additional cost. WISE Conference 2020 registration (https://global.wfu.edu/global-campus/wise-conference/registration/) willopen mid-October 2019. Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SIETAR USA (Society for Intercultural Education, Training and Research) invites you to submit a presentation proposal for the conference taking place October 30 – November 2, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Submit Your Proposal by the Priority Deadline–April 30 |https://www.sietarusa.org/2019CFP <https://www.sietarusa.org/2019CFP> THEME: From Adversity to Diversity, the Role of the Interculturalist The world has become an ever more complex, and polarized place. The gapbetween opinions, perspectives, and facts has widened and become increasingly more confusing and challenging. As professionals in a range of fields, public and private, we are called upon to move others from increasing adversity to welcoming diversity. How […]