Maura cullen, an authority on diversity issues on college campuses, encouraged her audience to evaluate inherent biases and to overcome them in a campus talk sept 11. As we enter into 2018, theismaili wishes you a happy new year, and all the very best for the year ahead while looking forward to the coming weeks and months, the start of a new year also provides an opportunity to look back and reflect on the previous year at the homage ceremony to mark the. Diversity matters whether in the context of ecosystems, education, the workplace , or politics, diversity is now recognized as a fact and as something to be positively affirmed but what is the value of diversity what explains its increasing significance valuing diversity is a groundbreaking response to these questions and. Reflection rooms reflection rooms at the university of kansas reflection room usage use of these spaces requires tolerance of all faiths, spiritual beliefs and practices so that all enter these spaces with common expectations, here are guidelines to help ensure a peaceful and safe experience for all. For the 37 stanford students who attended the annual grace hopper conference (ghc) in orlando, the conference kindled reflection on diversity in technology at stanford and in the bay area stanford at the grace hopper celebration 2017 ( courtesy of james landay) cynthia lee, a lecturer in the.
Social work, anti-oppressive practice, critical reflection, cross-cultural, cultural compe- tency, cultural diversity, cultural humility, culturally sensitive, postmodern introduction cultural competence stands prominent among cultural diversity concepts cultural competence is considered an ethical imperative and a central tenet. The 21st century is nearly two decades old, and the faculty ranks at our educational institutions remain sparsely diverse while educational institutions are continually being challenged to increase the diversity of their faculty, progress is slow this essay offers a perspective on the importance of diversity in our educational. As i turned the kaleidoscope, i was fascinated by the diverse colors and patterns created by the tumbling colored objects there is something about reflection symmetry that is so therapeutic what i found most intriguing, as i gazed through a kaleidoscope, is the myriad of images which result from the same. Junior-year diversity reflection this three-unit course brings transfer students and native students together into one group to reflect on their lower-division general education experience and how those basic skills and ways of knowing are important in the major the course will reinforce written communication skills.
The aim of the paper is twofold (1) to present a critical reflection on the ideology of tolerance, and (2) to propose an ideology of respect for dealing with cultural diversity. Looking back: a reflection on experiences of diversity and inclusion in the lis field author(s): howard rodriguez-mori book/volume: 42 editor(s): diane l barlow , paul t jaeger isbn: 978-1-78635-933-9 eisbn: 978-1-78635-932-2 abstract: abstract purpose this chapter is a first-person exploration of the process.
The celebration kicked off with a visit to the heroes cemetery to pay respects to local heroes, especially ki ageng enis, who laid the foundation of the mataram kingdom. Effectively teaching diverse student groups: a reflection on teaching and learning strategies kathryn trees murdoch university this paper discusses facilitating student collegiality within diverse student groups it argues that diverse student groups of international, domestic, mature age and gen y students often have.
A first step might involve reflecting upon the items outlined in figure 11, which can guide your exploration of the particular background and lived experiences of the latino families in the community more important, this reflective process can begin to challenge any existing preconceptions as you identify the diversity among. Statement of purpose the days of reflection is an initiative intended for education and conversation necessary for moving our campus, community, region these much-needed events and the preparatory work for them were sponsored by the college's division of diversity, equity, and inclusion as part of its belief that a.
In one of my favourite childhood photos, i'm sitting on the couch with a row of dolls lined up on my lap unfortunately, that photo was lost when my mom moved away from the farm after dad died, so it exists only in my memory now the way my memory serves me, though, each of those dolls has a different. Reflection paper #1: exploring what diversity means to you listed below are a number of questions and issues for you to consider in your first reflection paper you may choose to answer as many as you like, in whatever order you wish if there are other issues you would like to discuss related to these issues, please feel. Ten questions to guide self-reflection: creating a culturally inclusive classroom 1 what is my definition of “diversity” 2 what national, cultural, linguistic or religious group(s) do i belong to how do my teaching practices reflect this 3 what do i know about the cultural, linguistic, religious and educational backgrounds.