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Tag: Global Training Initiative

Feb 19, 2020

Research Program Creates Cross-Cultural Exchange

The Global Education, Academics, and Research Skills (GEARS) program highlights the impact of NC State’s international partnerships on campus success.  The GEARS program, managed by the Global Training Initiative, gives academically-gifted undergraduate students at our partner universities the opportunity to come to Raleigh and experience life as an NC State student. GEARS students participate in workshops and… 

Oct 15, 2019

Honing Cultural Skills

This workshop is the third in the series for students pursuing the Student Global Skills Training Series Developing Cultural Competence Certificate Program. In this 2-hour workshop, student participants will: Recognize the difference between comparing across cultures and fully examining one culture Acquire specific cultural knowledge about various cultures Identify various global skills and the situations in which… 

Oct 1, 2019

Developing Cultural Knowledge

This workshop is the second in the series for students pursuing the Student Global Skills Training Series Developing Cultural Competence Certificate Program. In this 2-hour workshop, student participants will: Develop an understanding of one or more model for naming cultural differences Identify gaps between various general cultural preferences and your own cultural preferences This student-focused workshop is… 

Sep 24, 2019

Foundations for Developing Cultural Competency

The first in a series of three workshops for the Global Training Initiative Developing Cultural Competence Student Certificate Program. This workshop is the pre-requisite for students pursuing the Student Global Skills Training Series Developing Cultural Competence Certificate Program. In this 2-hour workshop, student participants will: Develop common language for identifying cultural values and interacting across cultures Develop… 

Sep 24, 2019

Developing Cultural Competence Student Certificate Program

September 24 | 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Event Navigation The first in a series of three workshops for the Global Training Initiative Developing Cultural Competence Student Certificate Program. This workshop is the pre-requisite for students pursuing the Student Global Skills Training Series Developing Cultural Competence Certificate Program. In this 2-hour workshop, student participants will: Develop common language for…