Professional Development

Upcoming Workshops & Events for Fall 2017

Please mark your calendars for the following workshops:


Global Issues Through Literature

Location: 4130 Posvar Hall
Sponsored by: Global Studies Center, along with Russian and East European Studies Center (REES) and Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS)
Contact: Lisa Bromberg
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This reading group gathers globally-minded educators to discuss works of fiction that can be used in the classroom to teach global competency skills. Registration for the last two sessions of the year is open; previous attendance is not necessary. This program is supported by Pitt's Year of Diversity. Contact Lisa Bromberg with questions. 


Cultural Communications Alliance: Competition for World Language Students Interested in Business

Date/ Time: TBA
Location: College of Business Administration, Sennott Square (Oakland) University of Pittsburgh

CCA is a business-to-education non-profit community outreach organization whose goal is to prepare students for the global marketplace. Now in its seventeenth year, this annual competition gives students the opportunity to develop and use their skills in languages, cultural competency, marketing, and technology as they, along with their team, prepare a creative marketing campaign and present it before a panel of judges. This event is open to all students studying ANY World Language. Please contact Lisa Bromberg or Veronica Dristas with any questions.

Past Workshops

For an archive of past workshops, please visit this link.

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