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 deep discussions, activities, and opportunities for personal and professional growth! GIFTS is offered through different formats (frequency of delivery: condensed vs. weekly or modality: in-person vs. virtual). Please check below for the format. 

Students will receive the following upon completion of the program:

  • Certificate of Participation
  • Intercultural Development Inventory® (IDI) Assessment (value of $20) and an individual coaching session. For more info, please click here.
  • CCR recognition*

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

  • Attend ALL sessions
  • Attend a 30-minute Intercultural Development Inventory coaching session
  • Submit a one-page reflection

Winter 2023 Schedule

  Cohort 1 Cohort 2  


January 20, 2023
January 27, 2023
February 3, 2023
February 10, 2023
February 17, 2023


March 7, 2023
March 14, 2023
March 21, 2023
March 28, 2023
April 4, 2023


Time 10am - 11:30am 3pm - 4:30pm  
Location MN 6128 Zoom  
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