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.
The CTLA and the CGCC Human Resources Department would like to encourage employees to sign up for the upcoming Implicit Bias training program. Training is available to ALL employees and is free. Training will be offered on the following dates:
The events featured on this page are for MCCCD faculty brought to you by the faculty development committee, SLOAC, and the CTLA.