Central Asia: Global and Local Wisdom
Friday, October 8, 2021; 3:00-4:30 pm: "Indigenous Peoples of Central Asia" Presenter: Historian Dr. Morris Rosabi of Columbia University; Moderator: Dr. Albert Celoza.
Friday, October 22, 2021; 3:00-4:30 pm: "Environmental and Cultural Impact on Indigenous Peoples of Central Asia"
Presenters: Scholars Dr. Laura Popova, ASU Archaeologist, and Dr. Saskia Abrahms Kavunenko of the University of Copenhagen; Moderator: Dr. Nicholas DelSordi.
Friday, November 5, 2021; 3:00-4:30 pm: "Roots from the Region"
A panel of experts raised in Central Asia: Current Fulbright scholar from Kazakhstan at ASU Dr. Beibit Shangirbayeva, Dr. Orhon Myadar of University of Arizona & Dr. Nargis Kassenova at Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies (Harvard University); Moderator: Dr. Michael Little Crow.
Friday, November 19, 2021; 3:00-4:30 pm: Working sessions to develop classroom materials/resources/syllabi
Note: (must have attended session 1, 2, and/or 3 in order to register/attend) Facilitators: Professor Kim Feld, GCC and Dr. Mickey Marsee, CGCC.
FPG: Pending approval for 1.5 hour of Faculty Professional Growth credit per session. Non-Maricopa participants, staff, and community members will receive a certificate of participation upon completion.
For more information contact:
Nellie Torres, Program Manager.
Department of International and Intercultural Education, MCCCD
This program is in collaboration with International Education at Maricopa Community Colleges; the Melikian Center at Arizona State University, the University of Arizona Center for Middle Eastern Studies, and the Asian Studies Development Program at the East-West Center.
District Office Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Engagement (DEIE) Invites you to participate in
it's Cultural Humility and Equity Office Hour Spring/Summer 2021. They invite you to ask questions, discuss, listen, and learn.
July 14 - Open topics and Open Conversation
Tuesday, July 14, from 12:15 – 1:15 pm
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August 11 – Structural Oppression
Wednesday, August 11, from 12:15 – 1:15 pm
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September 1- Hierarchical Microaggressions
Wednesday, September 1, from 12:15 – 1:15 pm
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Note: If you have a disability and need an accommodation to participate, please contact our office at 480-731-8763 ten days prior to each session. Every effort will be made to provide you with a reasonable accommodation.
The events featured on this page are for MCCCD faculty brought to you by the faculty development committee, SLOAC, and the CTLA.