WISE 2017 Conference registration ends Jan. 30

This is a guest post from the Center for Global Programs & Studies:

logo-with-tag-line-for-nametags-version-2The WISE Conference, Feb. 8-10, is for faculty and staff seeking to incorporate more intercultural competency methods into their teaching and interactions with students. The Center for Global Programs & Studies is pleased to host our 9th annual conference focused on intercultural learning for international educators across the nation.  Wake Forest faculty and staff may attend at no cost.

The keynote speaker will be Amer Ahmed, director of intercultural teaching and faculty development at the University of Massachusetts-Amherst.

It will be held at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Winston-Salem.  Shuttles will be available. A detailed schedule for shuttles will be distributed prior to the conference.

Register now using our designated Eventbrite page for Wake Forest faculty, staff and students. Registration closes Monday, Jan. 30, at 4 p.m.  Preview descriptions of conference sessions on the WISE website.  The conference’s schedule and much more is on the website.

If you have any questions about WISE 2017 or are interested in a pre-conference workshop, please contact us at wiseconference@nullwfu.edu or 336-758-5994.

We look forward to the insightful contributions of Wake Forest faculty and staff to the conference discussions in February.