Events Calendar

ISSS Workshops

Beyond the Basics: Meeting International Students’ Needs

Presenter:
Ellen Dussourd, International Student & Scholar Services, UB
Location:
214 Norton
Campus:
North Campus
Date:
3/13/2014
Time:
Noon - 1:00 p.m.
Cost:
Free
Sponsor:
International Student & Scholar Services
Contact:
Margaret Roche at 645-2258 (meroche@buffalo.edu)
Web site:
http://www.buffalo.edu/intlservices
How can UB staff better respond to international students' needs? This workshop involves discussion of critical incidents in order to understand better some strategies used by UB international students and the reasons why they employ such strategies. Gain additional insights into the causes of miscommunication and misunderstanding. Learn strategies for successful communication and cultural understanding.