Latest Past Events
A Conversation on Indigenous Programming in Study Abroad & Work Integrated Learning
As a field, International Education/Study Abroad is lagging behind providing access and opportunities for all students and young people to have an International Educational Experience. This Session will highlight innovative programs focussing on Students and their experiences within the global Indigenous community. Join us as we explore a sample of Study Abroad & Work Integrated Learning programs in Canada, Costa Rica and Australia.
Discussion on Student Wellness & International Travel Update
Panelists: Sarah Sabourin, Carleton University; M. Colette Plum, University of California Berkeley; Colin Lalonde, International Experience Canada; Olywatoyin Sodipe, SESEWA Nigeria; Tony Rogge, guard.me International Insurance, will discuss what they have heard, seen and experienced as they advise students and young people, who have once again ventured out to have an international internship experience.
Andrew Gordon – Effective Strategies to increase Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the world of Internships.
Andrew Gordon is a social entrepreneur and CEO & Founder of Diversity Abroad. With a passion for student success, global engagement, and
technology, he founded Diversity Abroad in 2006 with a simple vision, that the next generation of young people be equipped with the skills, knowledge, and networks to thrive in the 21st century interconnected and globally diverse society.
In a facilitated conversation with Randeep Kullar, Andrew will share Effective Strategies to increase Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the world of Internships.