Intergroup Dialogue starts again in the fall! Dates and application steps will be announced soon so stay tuned!
Topics for Fall 2018 semester include:
Campus Issues & Emotional Safety on Campus
Wakanda Forever – A dialogue for the Black American & Black African communities
Latinx Community Issues – A dialogue for the Latinx community
Intergroup Dialogue is a seven-week program that provides a unique learning opportunity for AU students to engage on a range of identity topics including but not limited to: race, ethnicity, gender, class, sexuality, and faith. Housed in the Center for Diversity & Inclusion, dialogues are intergroup, gathering people from multiple backgrounds and identities for sustained, ongoing dialogue for two-hours each week.
Foster intergroup community through a diversity of identities
Explore personal experience and societal issues
Provide tools for navigating difference on and off campus
Gain skills facilitating identity-based conversations. This is a paid position and we provide training.
Applications for Fall 2018 are open until April 8, 2018.
Faculty can support Intergroup Dialogue by:
- Promoting participant and facilitator applications to your students.
- Offering course credit for your students' participation in Intergroup Dialogue.
- Serving as an Intergroup Dialogue faculty advisor. Advisors meet with facilitators weekly (electronically and/or in-person) during the seven-week program to help them process and plan their sessions.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the Intergroup Dialogue faculty supporter list to receive information about any of the above.
Past Intergroup Dialgoue topics include:
- Latinx Issues and Experiences
- Politics: Post Election Impact and Climate
- Gender, Race, and Mental Health
- Religion: Bias and Inclusion