A noon-hour webinar will introduce the customs, cuisine, geography and more of Middle East nations, Wednesday, Dec. 1.
The free event is presented by the International Student Centre as part of its ISC Culture Series, intended to help staff and faculty deepen their understanding of, and provide better support to, students from around the world.
International student advisor Amal Jammali will lead the discussion via Microsoft Teams; register for the webinar here.
Winter 2022 sessions will include presentations on China, Indigenous cultures, Vietnam, and Nigeria, with dates and presenters to be announced later.
The centre has also produced support materials for staff and faculty, including a handbook for incoming international students, tips on understanding their experiences, and a guide to providing them with support outside of the classroom.