When international students travel to the United States to learn English, the language barrier is just one of their challenges. Cultural differences like being overwhelmed in the grocery store, being embarrassed about not tipping a server (there is no tipping…
Do you wanna dialogue? Fall courses
Are you still looking for a course to take in Fall 2011? Consider an intergroup dialogue course.
Dialogue is a specific style of communication designed for people to speak across cultural, social and power differences where the goal of the exchange is increased understanding (rather than agreement). Classes are co-facilitated and capped at 20 students. Fall sections include: Intergroup dialogue on Race & Ethnicity, Intergroup dialogue on Sexual Orientation and Women’s dialogue on Race & Gender.
For more information on the courses and content, or to seek permission for enrollment, visit http://intergroupdialogue.syr.edu/academic.html.
Contact Person: Sigrid Davison, Intergroup Dialogue Program,