Diversifying Education Abroad Workshop 2012

Diversifying Education Abroad Workshop, 2012

May 1, 2012


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Welcome remarks

Dr. Mitch Leventhal, Vice Chancellor for Global Affairs, SUNY
Mr. Carlos Medina, Associate Provost and Associate Vice Chancellor Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, SUNY
Mr. Andrew J. Gordon, President, Diversity Abroad

A student’s perspective - SUNY student panel

Ms. Chantilly Berrios, student from Stony Brook University
Mr. Kedar Clarke, student from SUNY Cortland
Ms. Bria Mathis, student from Stony Brook University
Ms. Shari T. Rosario, student from the University at Buffalo
Mr. Xin Yu Wang, student from Stony Brook University

Ms. Evelyn Rosario, Senior Academic Adviser,
Educational Opportunity Program, SUNY Buffalo State College

Discussion of barriers to education abroad - View Video

Students with disabilities and opportunities going abroad
Ms. Paula Perez, Coordinator, Disability Services,
SUNY Dutchess Community College

Overview and resources
Mr. Andrew J. Gordon, President, Diversity Abroad
Ms. Kenya Casey, Emory University  

Small group discussions on the following student groups: - View Video

Ethnic/Racial Minority
First Generation
High Financial Need
STEM
Disabilities
LGBT

Following the discussions, each group shared the highlights of their conversations with the full audience

Next Steps, Diversity Network

Q&A,
Closing Remarks

Office of Global Affairs