Workshops & Class Presentations

If you would like to schedule a workshop, please fill out a workshop submission form by clicking on the link provided: Workshop & Class Presentations.

If you have any questions, please contact William Britto, student affairs advisor II for multicultural education and competence.

Workshops & Class Presentations
A wide range of workshop presentations focusing on in-depth exploration of multicultural and diversity related topics can be adapted to particular needs of faculty and courses.

Presentation topics:

Cultural Competence Focus Group:
Cultural competence and identity affirmation are highly integral for the success of our students at Georgia State. The Multicultural Center MAP Ambassadors are dedicated peer facilitators who will conduct small anonymous focus groups with your students to assess how to improve the cultural competence of your class and/or department. All feedback will be given with an explanation of answers by Multicultural Center professional staff to the respective faculty/staff member requesting the focus group.

Cultural Competence Focus Group Request Form

The Game of Oppression
This workshop allows participants broken into two groups, observers and participants. Through this community building exercise, social and cultural systems are brought to life. Issues of race, gender, economic systems and social class are explored. Must have a minimum of 10 participants, maximum of 20.
Time needed: Three hours

Cross the Line
This activity that helps participants understand the effects of prejudice, ridicule, teasing and bullying and how it impacts individual growth. The goal of this activity is to help identify and eliminate the barriers between people that perpetuate acts of unkindness due to lack of cultural understanding.
Time needed: One hour

Diversity 101
This workshop serves as a basic introduction to issues of diversity. Through a game show format, the presentation explores basic diversity terminology and concepts.
Time needed: One hour

Off the Wall
This workshop explores the prevalent use of stereotypes in daily conversations and activities and how these stereotypes influence individuals on an ongoing basis. In addition, the workshop provides participants with opportunities to begin learning how to identify and counteract stereotypes embedded in all facets of current social systems.
Time needed: One hour

Bias & the Bystander
This workshop provides an overview of bystander intervention and ways to respond to bias incidents on campus for faculty/staff and students.
Time Needed: One Hour