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Knowledge @ Noon

Not Lost in Translation: A Guide to Intercultural Interactions

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
University Center, Room 306  

Elena Reiss, Language Specialist at the International Center for Academic and Professional English, will speak about intercultural communication.  

This workshop will invite participants to discover reason behind intercultural
miscommunications and discuss best practices for helping international students
overcome communication challenges while encouraging successful interactions. The
participants will analyze strategies for approaching awkward situations and promoting
culturally appropriate interactions. We will explore verbal strategies that can be
suggested to international students in order to encourage positive intercultural
representation.

Feel free to bring your lunch. Light refreshments will be provided. No registration is required.


UPCOMING

Music Department Recital – February 20, Zoellner
LTS: Two-factor Authentication – March TBD