Category: Enhancing Learning in Education Abroad: Study, Work, Intern, Volunteer, and Research Innovations

Enhancing Community Engagement and Intercultural Agility

Wednesday, May 31
8:30 AM – 10:00 AM
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This poster offers practitioners a theoretical framework and distinct pedagogical strategies for enhancing student engagement with host communities and critical reflection for growth in intercultural understanding and communication.

Mark Sinclair

Resident Director, Valparaíso, Chile Program
Butler University Institute for Study Abroad
Indianapolis, IN

-Resident Director, Chilean Universities Program, Valparaíso, Chile, Institute for Study Abroad- Butler University
-M.A., Comparative and International Development Education, University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
-14 years in the International Education field including advising and program development and leadership
-Extensive experience in community-based learning and internship program development, both in US higher education and learning abroad programs in Chile