2019 Intercultural Awareness Day

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 at 8:00am to 3:30pm

ES Good Barn, Myrtle Weldon Suite
1451 University Dr, Lexington, KY 40526-0097

The University of Kentucky College of Agriculture, Food, and Environment (CAFE) is committed to diversity and inclusion. It is our hope to make sure that students, staff, and faculty are provided a culturally aware environment so that they can successfully engage in a global society. CAFE Office of Diversity will host the 2019 Intercultural Awareness Day: Thriving in your Multi-Generational Community on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 from 8:00a.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the E. S Good Barn, 1451 University Drive, Lexington, Kentucky 40546.For the first time in history, five generations are working alongside each other in the workplace, each with different leadership, communication, and career development styles. This one-day conference will focus on:• How to overcome generational stereotyping by encouraging collaboration between team members of different generations on projects• Understanding different work styles so that individuals are more likely to be motivated to perform well when they have a certain level of autonomy about how they work• Ways to adopt various communication techniques and technology that encourages people to use their preferred communication method• Learning about successful integration of a multiple generations through mentoring, advising, full time employment, internships, etc.• Attendees will have the opportunity to engage in critical conversations surrounding generational differences in today’s world through experiential learning activitiesThe conference is open to faculty, staff, students, and community members. Registration for the event is ONLINE ukytickets.universitytickets.com/w/event.aspx?id=1510&p=1 and is free of charge, with lunch provided. UK Extension employees can earn six in-service hours through registering for the annual intercultural awareness day in KERS (Training ID: 10005526). Please PRINT or DOWNLOAD your ticket to your mobile device. Seating is limited, attendees are encouraged to register by FRIDAY, OCTOBER 11, 2019. Contact Ashley Holt at Ashley.Holt@uky.edu for more information.

Target Audience

Prospective Students, Alumni

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