Global and Intercultural Fluency Training Series (GIFTS)

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The Global and Intercultural Fluency Training Series (GIFTS) will help students to develop their leadership and communication skills in facilitating cultural relations. In our rapidly changing and interconnected world, learning and understanding how to work and build relationships with diverse and intercultural environments are imperative skills for success. These sessions will guide students through critical reflection on their personal self-identity and their relationship and impact on local, national, and global scales. Join in on the weekly deep discussions, activities, and opportunities for personal and professional growth!

 To sign up for cohort 3 (in-person sessions), please click here!

Students will receive the following upon completion of the program:

  • Certificate of Participation
  • CCR Recognition*
  • One 30 minute Intercultural Development Inventory Coaching Session

*In order to receive CCR recognition, participants MUST complete ALL of the following requirements: 

  • Attendance of ALL sessions
  • One 30-minute Intercultural Development Inventory coaching session
  • A one-page reflection

Fall 2021 Cohorts & Schedule

Session Cohort 1 Dates Cohort 2 Dates Cohort 3 Dates
1 Tuesday, September 28 Wednesday, September 29 Thursday, October 21
2 Tuesday, October 5  Wednesday, October 6 Thursday, October 28
3 Tuesday, October 19  Wednesday, October 20 Thursday, November 4
4 Tuesday, October 26 Wednesday, October 27 Thursday, November 11
5 Tuesday, November 2  Wednesday, November 3 Thursday, November 18
Time 9:15 am – 10:45 am EDT 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm EDT 12:00pm – 1:30pm EDT/EST
Format Virtual Virtual In-person, room DV 3130