Western Regional Meeting

Spring 2021

Southern Alberta Institute of Technology
Calgary, Alberta

Inclusive Internationalization
  • Building the capacity of staff and faculty in understanding and supporting internationalization within post-secondary institutions
  • Incorporating the mental health lens to post- secondary internationalization and its implications for institutions, programs, and students
  • Developing international/study abroad programming that is accessible, engaging, and valuable to all students
  • Removing barriers and supporting underrepresented student groups to participate in international learning experiences (in person or virtual)
  • Providing varying platforms on post-secondary campuses and within communities to educate and celebrate multiculturalism, teach to treat difference as a strength, rather than a deficit
  • Inclusion-related training for faculty to ensure students are seen and valued in the class