Creating a Racism-free Campus for International Students
Creating a Racism-free Campus for International Students GS087Presenters: Thevi Pather Director, International Programs and Global Advancement Royal Roads University Craig Wallace Advisor, International Student Development The University of British Columbia
Agendao Introductionso Safe Space Expectationso WHY, WHAT, HOW o WHY International Students as Victims of Racism o WHAT Strategies for the Prevention of and Response to Racism o HOW Small Group Discussion of Real-Life Examples and Questions
Why- International Students as Victims of Racismo Why the Social Inertia?o Exoticization of International Studentso International and National Incidentso Neo-Racism Post 9-11o Duality in Messagingo ISS- Response to Problems – Problem of International Studentso Responsibility of the Host Institution and Communityo Engaging the Community
What - Strategies for the Prevention of, and Response to Racismo Institutional Policyo International Student Orientationo International Student Supporto Intercultural Understanding and Diversity Trainingo Responsive Programming to Current Events that Facilitate Dialogue
How - Small Group Discussion on Real-Life Examplesa. What kind of response(s) could international educators support/initiate/engage with in regards to this incident?b. What kind of programming would be helpful in preventing this type of incident?Sharing the highlights of your discussion….
Questions??Thevi PatherDirector, International Programs and Global Advancementthevi.email@example.comCraig WallaceAdvisor, International Student Developmentcraig.firstname.lastname@example.org