Education and Lifelong Learning

  • BFA/MFA Exhibition

    An exhibition featuring all graduating students from the BFA and MFA programs at VCUQatar. The exhibition runs until May 27, 2017. The galleries are open Sat.-Thur. 8:00am-5:00pm. Visit [www.qatar.vcu.edu](https://www.qatar.vcu.edu) for...
    BFA/MFA Exhibition
  • Career Advisor Training Course

    The Career Advisor Training Course (CATC) was brought into Qatar and the GCC region by the Qatar Career Development Center (QCDC) and is the first customized training course for career...
    Career Advisor Training Course
  • Leadership During Intercultural Uncertainty

    What is the role of the leader when we live in polarizing times? How does the leader create space for individuals from all walks of life, with diverse perspectives, to...
    Leadership During Intercultural Uncertainty
  • Facilitating Intercultural Competence: Experiential Methods and Tools

    One of the main challenges for trainers and educators is finding meaningful methods and tools to develop intercultural competence. This workshop will equip you with creative methods for training and...
    Facilitating Intercultural Competence: Experiential Methods and Tools
  • Using Strategic Questions and Dialogue Tools for Reconciliation

    The polarized climate surrounding social justice and cultural diversity issues has reached a new low, with daily reports highlighting incivility and prejudice. Our focus in this workshop will be to...
    Using Strategic Questions and Dialogue Tools for Reconciliation
  • The Intercultural Classroom

    The climate and context for intercultural learning have changed dramatically in the past few years. No longer can we enter classrooms confident that our participants will share our worldview, our...
    The Intercultural Classroom
  • Maximizing Intercultural Teams

    Research shows that culturally diverse teams produce more and better ideas, but diversity also makes teamwork challenging. It can be hard for team members to learn to work together when...
    Maximizing Intercultural Teams
  • Leading Across Cultures

    "Many individuals and organizations are struggling to comprehend the ways in which globalization influences leadership and what this means for individuals and organizations. What do we need to learn and...
    Leading Across Cultures
  • Linking Social Justice and Intercultural Communication in the Global Context

    Globalization has catapulted people from different cultures into shared and contested physical and virtual spaces in homes, relationships, schools, neighborhoods, and workplaces, resulting in new forms of misunderstanding and conflict...
    Linking Social Justice and Intercultural Communication in the Global Context
  • Emotional Intelligence and Cultural Diversity

    An emotional response is often at the heart of interpersonal and organizational roadblocks to diversity. This workshop applies the concepts of emotional intelligence to address the essential dilemma of diversity:...
    Emotional Intelligence and Cultural Diversity
  • Intercultural Conflict Styles

    All of us who function in intercultural contexts soon come to realize that approaches for handling conflict differ greatly across cultures. Whatever inspires the conflict, the process we use for...
    Intercultural Conflict Styles
  • Becoming Global Souls: Teaching About Curiosity

    Being “global souls”—seeing ourselves as members of a world community, knowing that we share the future with others—requires powerful forms of intercultural competence. Education City in itself reflects a world...
    Becoming Global Souls: Teaching About Curiosity
  • Developing Global Competence in Ourselves and Others

    Given the interconnectedness of today’s world, it is not surprising that all sectors are calling for greater global competence. The ability to work and interact appropriately across cultural boundaries is...
    Developing Global Competence in Ourselves and Others
  • Elements of Exceptional Published Research Papers

    This will be a full day workshop aimed at researchers who are looking to publish their work in a scientific journal for the first time.
    Elements of Exceptional Published Research Papers