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Wednesday, July 31 • 9:00am - 5:00pm
Cultural Diversity Competency

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Class size is limited to ensure interaction between the instructor(s) and participants. Pre-conference Course fees are in addition to conference fees.

Cultural Diversity Competency (CDC) is the ability to function with awareness, knowledge, and interpersonal skill when engaging people of different backgrounds, assumptions, beliefs, values, and behaviors. In this course you’ll be challenged to examine personal perceptions that might surprise you, and you’ll be introduced to strategies that will increase your ability to practice inclusion. This course provides the four skills to employ CDC and the five stages that individuals and organizations can implement to improve relations with internal and external communities.

Fees: Advance / Regular 

SAA Members: $219 / $269
Employees of SAA Member Institutions: $239 / $289
Nonmembers: $299 / $369

Credits: .75 CEUs, 5 ARCs

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Helen Wong Smith

Archivist for University Records, University of Hawai'i
In her 30+ years working in private, academic, government, and school archives and libraries Helen Wong Smith has worked successfully with multigenerational interns, volunteers and staff both as a subordinate and supervisor.

Wednesday July 31, 2019 9:00am - 5:00pm CDT
408/409, [Level 4]