Session Descriptions

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Presentation Authors
Stream: Disability, Health
When Official Policies Meet Site-Based Realities: Diversity and Clinical Dental Education in Hong Kong
  1. Bridges, Dr. Susan
  2. McGrath, Dr. Colman
  3. Yiu, Dr. Cynthia
30 minute Plenary Presentation
Adolescents with Disabilities: Parental Engagement and Developing Life Skills
  1. Wolf-Branigin, Michael
  2. Ihara, Dr. Emily S.
  3. White, Patience
30 minute Paper Presentation
Changing Attitudes Towards People with Physical Disabilities Using Interactive Drama Kleynhans, Ronel
30 minute Paper Presentation
Real Life Access to Second Life Worlds: The Potential, the Problems and the Possibilities for a Barrier-Free Future D. Wood, Dr.
Virtual Presentation
Cultural Diversity and Conflict in Health Care: Health Care Receivers’ Perspectives Ahmed, Dr. Rukhsana
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Inclusion of Youth with Disabilities in Communities Through Effective Transition Planning
  1. Andrews, Drew
  2. Knab, Jordan
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Culture, Multiculturalism and Diversity: A Feminist Antiracist Examination of South Asian Immigrant Women’s Utilization of Cancer Screening Services Habib, Sanzida Zohra
Virtual Presentation
Stimuli for Appropriate Intelligence Test to Evaluate Effectiveness of Educational Services: Empirical Concept for Children with Intellectual Impairment in the Northeast of Thailand Raveepong, Assistant Professor. Thammanoon
30 minute Paper Presentation
Education Reform in Puerto Rico: Leaving Children Behind in a 21st Century American Colony
  1. Nolan, Dr. Joseph
  2. Cordoves, Jose
30 minute Paper Presentation
Technology's Impact on Diversity Ruh, Debra
30 minute Paper Presentation
Psychiatric Rehabilitation: An Effective Strategy for Including People with Severe Mental Illness Garske, Dr. Gregory G.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Indicators of the Quality of Work Life (QWL) of People with and without Physical Disabilities: A Comparative Study Kotzé, Prof. Martina
Virtual Presentation
Counseling and Service Delivery to Arab and Southeast Asian Populations Anees, Shabana
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Effect of Culture on Diagnoses, Treatment Recommendations and Outcomes
  1. Gates, Madison L.
  2. Brown, Dr. Elinor L.
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Diversity Management in Health: Cross National Organisational Study
  1. Klinken Whelan, Prof. Anna
  2. Dreachslin, Prof. Janice L.
  3. Weech-Maldonado, Prof. Robert
Virtual Presentation
The Use of International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health in Analysing Qualitative Data on Childhood Blindness: A Hollistic Framework for Disability Research
  1. Muhit, Dr. Mohammad
  2. Odedra, Nita
  3. Hartley, Prof. Sally
30 minute Paper Presentation
Injured Workers' Perceptions of Service Provider Cultural Competence and Return to Work: A Phenomenological Study Sconiers, Dr. Sonya M.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Law, Geography and Disability: The Idealised Spatialities of Disability Discrimination Legislation in the UK, USA and Australia Vellani, Dr. Fayyaz
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Cultural Barriers to Rehabilitation: Causes of Cultural Rehabilitation
  1. Tiwari, Mr. Hari
  2. Tiwari, Srijana
Virtual Presentation
The Spiral of Invisibility: The Challenge of Old Age as a Factor of Diversity Grady, Dr. Don A.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Stream: First Nations, Indigenous Peoples
Teaching Diversity, Advancing Democracy: Challenges for Citizenship Education in Aotearoa New Zealand Tawhai, Veronica M.H.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Can Education Reduce Prejudice? Results of Assessment in Face-to-Face and Online Interdisciplinary Courses in American Indian Studies
  1. Polodna, Carolyn
  2. Wall, Dr. Roger
30 minute Paper Presentation
What Sovereign Rights for Indigenous Australians? McAllan, Fiona
30 minute Paper Presentation
Making Research Relevant and Accessible to First Nation Communities: Conditions and Capacities for Successful Knowledge Translation LeBlanc, Denis
30 minute Paper Presentation
Diversity as if Nature and Culture Matter: Bio-Cultural Diversity and Indigenous Peoples Kassam, Dr. Karim-Aly
Virtual Presentation
Structures for Māori Economic Development
  1. O'Sullivan, John
  2. Dana, Teresa
30 minute Paper Presentation
Preparing MSW Students for Work in Indigenous Child Welfare: How the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Department of Social Work is Seeking to Meet this Challenge Garrison, Dr. Johanna
30 minute Paper Presentation
Community Capacity Building: An Aboriginal Case Study McKennitt, Daniel
30 minute Paper Presentation
Grassroots Alliance-Building Between Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Communities in Canada: Re-Envisioning Local Space and Possibility? Wallace, Rick
30 minute Paper Presentation
Ipperwash and the Media: Case Study of how an Aboriginal Confrontation was Covered Miller, Prof. John
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Relevance of the Concept of SEBD within Cree Schools in Northern Québec
  1. Visser, Dr. John
  2. Fovet, Frederic
30 minute Paper Presentation
Local Government Relationship Building with Tangata Whenua in Aotearoa Taungapeau, Adrianne
30 minute Paper Presentation
Creating Justice through Restoring Tribal Nations Sanders, Dr. Adelle
30 minute Paper Presentation
Educational Issues of Indigenous Children in Malaysia
  1. Mahmud, Prof. Dr. Zuria
  2. Amat, Dr. Salleh
Virtual Presentation
The Intersection of Diverse Sexualities: Exploring the Influence of Colonization on the Sexual Health of First Nation Women in Canada Reeves, Allison
30 minute Paper Presentation
Stream: Gender and Sexuality
The Gendered Cultures in Science, Engineering and Technology (SET) Education in the UK: Their Impact on Women’s Opportunities Bagilhole, Prof. Barbara
30 minute Paper Presentation
Women, Poverty and Pensions Sargeant, Prof. Malcolm
30 minute Paper Presentation
Women's Voices on Hurricane Katrina Davis, Dr. Ophera
60 minute Workshop Presentation
An Assessment of the Level of Women Participation in University Teaching Profession: A Case Study of the University of Lagos, Nigeria Fadokun, J.B.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Homosexuality: Promoting Student Identity Valdes, Jeremy N.
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Understanding Gender Identities in Cultural Contexts Smith, Dr. Sherwood
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Privilege and Diversity in the Academy
  1. Tetreault, Mary Kay
  2. Maher, Frances A.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Women, Innovation, and Information Communication Technology: An Analysis of Gendered Patterns in IT/ICT Patenting Ashcraft, Dr. Catherine
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Courage to Challenge: Measuring Hardiness in LGBT Individuals
  1. Smith, Dr. Mark
  2. Gray, Dr. Susan
Virtual Presentation
A Seva Mandir: An Indian NGO Desai, Dr. Tripta
30 minute Paper Presentation
Queer Reading for the Classroom: The Portrayal of Gay Male Characters in Young Adult Fiction 1969 - 2007 Rhodes, David
30 minute Paper Presentation
Benefits and Burdens of Diversity in Policing: Lesbian and Gay Officers Share Perceptions Colvin, Dr. Roddrick
30 minute Paper Presentation
Should We Ask about Sexual Orientation? Developing Assessment Tools at Colleges and Universities
  1. Yarbrough, Dr. Dona
  2. Coleman, Dr. Lisa
60 minute Workshop Presentation
How do Working Malaysian Men and Women Conceptualize Success for Themselves?
  1. Yang Amri, Adida
  2. Ahmad, Dr. Zainal Ariffin
Virtual Presentation
Management and Education in the K-Economies of the Arabian Gulf: A Gender Perspective
  1. Randeree, Dr. Kasim
  2. Gaad, Dr. Eman
30 minute Paper Presentation
Perspectives in Advancing Women’s Health: An Appreciative Insight into Cancer of the Cervix from Zimbabwe
  1. Mupepi, Dr. Sylvia C.
  2. Mupepi, Dr. Mambo G.
  3. Sikipa MD, Dr. Godfrey
  4. Jewell, Dr. Gayla D.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Women in the UK Construction Industry: The Role and Impact of Socio-Economics
  1. Thomas, Prof. Andrew
  2. Worrall, Dr. Lisa
Virtual Presentation
Democracy, Diversity, and the 2008 Presidential Election: Mapping State Electoral Votes by Diversity Propensity Nelson, Prof. Garrison
30 minute Plenary Presentation
Gay Men's Masculinities: Implication for Sexual Health Promotion Numer, Matthew
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Juggling Act: Mothers as Academics
  1. Adusah-Karikari, Augustina
  2. Godwyll, Dr. Francis Ebenezer
Virtual Presentation
Stream: Identity and Belonging; the Politics of Diversity; Globalisation
Pluralism and Symbiotic Relations: A Path to Peace
  1. Junghare, Dr. Indira Y.
  2. Stewart, Timothy
30 minute Paper Presentation
'Getting Out of the Indian Buisness': Cree Self-Determination and the Politics of Indigenous Identity in Northern Quebec Bjorkman, Lisa Danielle
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Building a Globally Competent Workforce Ly, Mohamed
60 minute Workshop Presentation
The Rise and Decline of Multiculturalism in the British Muslim Community: Muslims and Multiculturalism Iqbal, Cameron
Virtual Presentation
Australia, Bollywood and Cosmopolitanism: Showcasing Australia Internationally Hassam, Dr. Andrew
30 minute Paper Presentation
Development of Personal Identity: Between Realizing and Constructing Mitina, Prof. Irina
30 minute Paper Presentation
Recognition of Muslim Marriages In South Africa: A Conflicts Perspective Roodt, Dr. Hendrika C.
Virtual Presentation
Interfaith Understanding of Holistic Democracy: A Challenge to Educators Hufford, Dr. Larry
30 minute Paper Presentation
Africans and Native Americans: Black Indians Passing D'Elia-Zunino, Dr. Renee
30 minute Paper Presentation
Spare Parts Apostolova, Dr. Gergana
Virtual Presentation
Homing and Belonging in the New Diaspora: Place/Space, Investment and Ethnicity Jaber, Dr. Nabila
30 minute Paper Presentation
Globalised Islam: Does this concept have any impact on Australian Muslim youth? Kabir, Dr. Nahid Afrose
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Tourist Encounter: Commodification of Ethnicity in Yunnan, China Haaland, Prof. Gunnar
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Impact of Globalisation on Workforce Diversity Johari, Husna
Virtual Presentation
The Art of Empathy: Linking Diverse Communities through Art Education Wells, Daryl
30 minute Paper Presentation
Speaking Allowed? Workplace Regulation of Regional Dialects Eustace, Dr. Elizabeth
30 minute Paper Presentation
The City for All Women Initiative: Promoting Intersectionality in Local Governance
  1. Klodawsky, Dr. Fran
  2. Andrew, Dr. Caroline
  3. Doerge, Suzanne
30 minute Paper Presentation
Hostage Taking by Terrorists: Aggravation of Internal Conflicts Instead of Unity Grigoryeva, Ksenia
30 minute Paper Presentation
Utilising Internal Knowledge Systems to Enlighten External Constructs
  1. Rimoni, Fuapepe
  2. Easton, Herewini
30 minute Paper Presentation
Unity Through Diversity Davoudi, Dr. Vida
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Academy in Color Allison, Dr. Donnetrice
30 minute Paper Presentation
User Awareness: The Key to Improve Technical Communication in China Geng, Xinli
30 minute Plenary Presentation
Identity Politics: Afrocaribbeamerican or Cablinasian Ojurongbe, Wole
Virtual Presentation
The Intersections of Migration, Identity and Occupation
  1. Huot, Suzanne
  2. Laliberte Rudman, Dr. Debbie
  3. Dodson, Dr. Belinda
30 minute Paper Presentation
At the Heart of Cross-cultural Research: Challenges in Methodological Design
  1. Jogulu, Uma D.
  2. Wood, Dr. Glenice J.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Odyssey of the 8th Fire: A Living Metaphor for Our Multicultural Hejira McFadden, Steven
Virtual Presentation
The Dilemmas of Diversity and Identity in Student Exchange Program with Trinidad and Tobago: The Underbelly of Promoting Diversity Temple-Thurston, Prof. Barbara
30 minute Paper Presentation
Managing Identity and Diversity in a Multicultural School in South Africa Mabalane, Valencia
30 minute Paper Presentation
Spirituality Matters: An Exploration of Diversity in Teacher Education
  1. Jago, Dr. Martine
  2. Harding, Dr. Nancy
30 minute Paper Presentation
Diversity Trends and Issues Willis, Dr. Mary
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Beyond the Border: From Colonial Paradise to Nativist Nightmares
  1. Jakoby, Dr. Vera
  2. Ullah, Khan Grogan
30 minute Paper Presentation
Sisterhood in the Struggle: Possibilities Beyond the Colour Line
  1. Haynes, Dr. Janet M.
  2. Garrison, Dr. Johanna
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Democracy, Language, and Diversity: Developing a Voice for Language Minority Communities Benson, Prof. Jocelyn Friedrichs
30 minute Paper Presentation
Mining, Corporate Social Responsibility and Pluralism in Papua New Guinea Imbun, Dr. Benedict
30 minute Paper Presentation
Tradition as a Modern Strategy: Indigenous Knowledge, Local Governance and National Development in Nigeria Nwaka, Prof. Geoffrey
30 minute Paper Presentation
Three Paradigms of Multi-Culturalism Doppelt, Prof. Gerald D.
Virtual Presentation
Taking a Postmodern Perspective on Equality at Work: Useful Conception or Useless Misconception? Maxwell, Gillian A.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Modes of Experiencing and Expressing Diversity in Online Communities Timcke, Scott
30 minute Paper Presentation
Race, Caste, Class and San Francisco Homelessness Terrell, Dr. Robert Louis
30 minute Paper Presentation
Diversity within Diversity: Evolution of an Ideal Nelson, Prof. Thomas
30 minute Paper Presentation
Radical Indigenous Subjectivity: Maya Resurgence in Guatemala
  1. Gere, Evelyn
  2. MacNeill, Dr. Tim
Virtual Presentation
Diversity, Identity and Belonging Jackson, Prof. Sue
30 minute Paper Presentation
An Investigation of the Ethnic Differences in South African Consumers’ Apparel Shopping Orientations Duh, Helen Inseng
30 minute Paper Presentation
Beyond the Rhetoric of Multicultural Egalitarianism in India: Rethinking Affirmative Action for Muslims in India after the Sachar Committee Report
  1. Sen, Mr. Rajarshi
  2. Sharma, Raghav
  3. Ramanujan, Adarsh
30 minute Paper Presentation
My Virtual Best Friend: Online Forums for Women in the U.S. and Russia Dumova, Dr. Tatyana
Virtual Presentation
Women Becoming Mentors: Reflection and Mentor Identity Formation as a Process of Lifelong Learning Mysyk, Dr. Noreen F.
Virtual Presentation
Crossing Borders vs. Nationalism? Kankava, Mr. Giorgi
Virtual Presentation
Making a Case for Multiculture: From the Politics of Piety to the Politics of the Secular Pathak, Dr. Pathik
30 minute Paper Presentation
Does Pedagogy Make a Difference in Addressing Racial Inequality? An Australian Case Study
  1. Sammel, Dr. Alison
  2. Singh, Prof. Parlo
Virtual Presentation
Diversity and Integration in Malaysian Organizations: A Review
  1. Ahmad Zaidi Adruce, Dr. Shahren
  2. Mazlan Anis, Mohamad
Virtual Presentation
East European Academic Mobility in Australian and European Contexts Kirpitchenko, Liudmila
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Multi-Dimensional Identity: The Case of the Blind Immigrant in Ireland Murphy, Dr. Esther
30 minute Paper Presentation
Psychological Barrier and Religio-Cultural Diversity: The Case of Malaysia
  1. Ahmad, Prof. Zaid
  2. Abdullah, Dr. Haslinda
30 minute Paper Presentation
International Adoptions: Integrating Chinese Children into European Families
  1. Rubio-Ardanaz, Dr. Eduardo
  2. Fang, Dr. Xiao
30 minute Paper Presentation
Indigenous Social and Community Work Practitioners in 2008 and Beyond Taungapeau, Adrianne
30 minute Paper Presentation
Flows Across Five Rivers Roy, Prof. Anjali Gera
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Other Truth: Modernity and the Relation to Alterity in the Pakistani University Qadir, Ali
30 minute Paper Presentation
An Argument for the Significance of African Spiritualism and Heritage on Organizational Sustainability Mupepi, Dr. Mambo G.
Virtual Presentation
"I Know Aside from My Arms, I’m Normal....": Women with VACTERL Association Negotiate Identity Kalfa, Ora
Virtual Presentation
Living in the Global Village: Cultural Membership and the Value of Diversity Peetush, Dr. Ashwani
Virtual Presentation
Diversity in the Top Management: A Comparative Analysis of the Faculties of Education in the Western Cape Universities Sosibo, Dr. Zilungile
30 minute Paper Presentation
Factors Fostering Prejudice against Aboriginal Peoples in Canada: Evidence from the 2000 and 2004 Canadian Election Surveys Delic, Senada
30 minute Paper Presentation
New Ways to Build the Identity in Cybercultural Contexts
  1. Bernal Guerrero, Dr. Antonio
  2. Fernández Batanero, Dr. José María
30 minute Paper Presentation
Family Law in Sub Saharan Africa
  1. Crotty, Dr. Patricia
  2. Adams, Dr. Kimberly
Virtual Presentation
Diversity and the Right to Equality: Navigating Difference Boyd, Jillian
30 minute Paper Presentation
Under-Explored Aspects of Structural Adjustment - Growing Inequalities Among Women and Implications for Feminist Movements: A View from India Hiranandani, Dr. Vanmala
Virtual Presentation
The Stream of the U.S. Social Welfare Reform: Focusing on Problems of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program Kyonne, Prof. Jinman
30 minute Paper Presentation
Aggression and Political Correctness: A Socio-Behavioral Analysis Abramson, Kim
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Effects of Race and Gender on Teacher Perceptions of the Culturally Proficient Leadership of Caucasian American Principals Hines, Dr. Mack
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Cultural Globalization – EUGÈNE IONESCO in a New Paradigm Challenge: An Informational Statistics Approach Mihăiţă, Prof. Niculae
30 minute Paper Presentation
Neutrality in Education and the Necessity of Diversity and Multiple Voices Egéa-Kuehne, Prof. Denise
30 minute Paper Presentation
Inflence of Power and Class in Urban Planning in Nigeria: A Critique of the Ecological Approach Ogunnika, Dr. Zacchaeus O.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Mass Mentality and Fascism Ahmed, Saladdin
30 minute Paper Presentation
Hui (Muslim) Identities and Subjectivity in North-West Yunnan: A Case Study of “Zang-Hui” Identity in Diqing Zang (Tibetan) Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan, China Bai, Dr. Zhihong
30 minute Paper Presentation
Managing Identities and Diversities in the Age of Internet and Virtual Networks: A Case Study of the Global Organization of People of Indian Origin Subramanian, Dr. Malathi
30 minute Paper Presentation
Free-Will Imperatives: Failure and Hope for Eden and Beyond MacKinnon, Ian D.
Virtual Presentation
Interdit De Porter Le Foulard ... But I Can Wear My Headscarf! Bernard-Patel, Sylvie
30 minute Paper Presentation
Not Just Race, Not Just Gender: An Historic Challenge for Contemporary Concerns Nash, Rev CL
Virtual Presentation
Economic Development, Value Diversity, and Specific Political Support
  1. Kanji, Dr. Mebs
  2. Doyle, Nicki
30 minute Paper Presentation
Appropriation or Approximation: The Emergence of Intermediate Horizons Sybille, De La Rosa
30 minute Paper Presentation
From Ceaseless Pursuits to Fruitful Quest: Achieving Perfect Peace Ananthaswamy, Prof. Prabhakar
Virtual Presentation
Negotiating Diplomacy: Institutional Identity and Linguistic Practices in the International Maritime Organisation, London, UK McEntee-Atalianis, Dr. Lisa
30 minute Paper Presentation
The New Integrationism and the Possibilities of Hospitable Social Capital Chan, Dr. Wun Fung
30 minute Paper Presentation
Maintaining Respect for Ethnic and Religious Diversity in the War on Terror: Lessons from Australia's Response to the Terrorist Threat Rix, Dr. Mark
Virtual Presentation
Diversity as a Smokescreen in Transnational Corporations? The UN Global Compact and Women’s Equality Kilgour, Dr. Maureen
30 minute Paper Presentation
Improving the Global Economic Environment by Empowering Women Edwards, Dr. Ann-Lorraine
30 minute Paper Presentation
Managing Ethnocultural Diversity Governance Models Rimok, Patricia
30 minute Paper Presentation
Stream: Immigration, Refugees
Migrant Workers in South Africa and the United Arab Emirates: Guidelines for International Social Work
  1. Holtzhausen, Dr. Leon
  2. Oliphant, Dr. Emmerenti
30 minute Paper Presentation
Non-Governmental Regimes? Immigration and the Process of Coalition Formation in Hamilton, Ontario Penn, Elisa
30 minute Paper Presentation
An Essay on Cultural Diversity: A Personal Essay Azodo, Dr. Ada Uzoamaka
30 minute Paper Presentation
Welcome, Stranger: America's Urban Libraries in the Global Village
  1. Gomez, Martin
  2. Milam, Danielle
  3. Ashton, Dr. Rick
30 minute Paper Presentation
Mapping the Field of Teachers’ Multicultural Special Education in Greece: A New Era Emerges Palaiologou, Dr. Nektaria
Virtual Presentation
Crossing the U.S.-Mexican Border: Reasons Behind Illegal Immigration Dzieciolowski, Ewelina
30 minute Paper Presentation
Undocumented Immigrants in City of Farmers Branch: Policy Analysis of Ordinance 2903 Bang, Eun-Jun
30 minute Paper Presentation
The New Diversity in Denmark: Integration Challenges for Danes, Immigrants and Refugees Fair, Dr. Linda S.
30 minute Paper Presentation
A Challenge to Diversity in the United States: Two Points of View on Immigration Reform
  1. Montesino, Dr. Max
  2. Sherr, Dr. Mitchell
30 minute Paper Presentation
Managing Immigration Means Managing Diversity: The European Challenge Sauberer, Gabriele
30 minute Paper Presentation
Migration Policy and Integration Policy: The Case of Russia Mukomel, Dr. Vladimir
30 minute Paper Presentation
Social Innovation and Bridging Programs for Internationally Educated Professionals
  1. Guan, Dr. Jian
  2. Schalm, Phil
30 minute Paper Presentation
Emerging Ethical Dilemmas in Immigration: Implications for Spain and the USA Strait, Dr. Patricia B.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Supporting Refugees into Further and Higher Study
  1. Smith, Prof. Peter
  2. Andrew, Paul
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Role of Language and Career Management Self-efficacy on the Career Adjustment of Immigrant Women in Canada
  1. Rasouli, Maria
  2. Dyke, Dr. Lorraine
  3. Mantler, Dr. Janet
30 minute Paper Presentation
Engaging with Differences: Challenges in Government Communication with Diverse Communities in the UK Roy-Chowdhury, Noah S.
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Improving the Refugee Resettlement Process in the U.S. Developing a Knowledge Base to Guide Local Policies
  1. Smith, Dr. R. Scott
  2. Ramakrishnan, Mahadevi
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Celebrating Diversity, Maintaining Shared Humanity: Experiences of Refugee Week
  1. Alfred, Zibiah
  2. Tun, Dr. Thein Than
30 minute Paper Presentation
Multicultural Pedagogies of Recognition for the Inclusion of Newcomer K-4 African War Refugees in Rural British Columbia Canada Usman, Dr. Lantana
30 minute Paper Presentation
Diversity in Action: Mapping Exercise of Migrant Workers in Two Council Areas of Northern Ireland McPeake, Steve
Virtual Presentation
Rehabilitation of Displaced Persons in India Nahar, Snigdha
Virtual Presentation
Stream: Learning, Education, Training
The Role of the Classroom in Negotiating a Hybridized European Muslim Identity Hillis, Jamie L.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Exploring Diversity Dynamics: Lessons from the Robben Island Diversity Experience Pretorius, Marius
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Education of Women for Empowerment in Nigeria
  1. Tawo, Dr. Roseline E.
  2. Denga, Prof. Daniel
  3. Denga, Dr. Hannah M.
Virtual Presentation
From the Riddance of Demons to the World Cup’s Red Devils: Shades of Red in Recognizing Multidimensionality of Individual Cultures Song, Hummy
30 minute Paper Presentation
Impact Analysis of Student Teaching Abroad on Former Students' Professional Teaching Adewui, Prof. Abalo
Virtual Presentation
By Hook or by Crook: Engaging Reluctant Readers and Writers through the Use of Technology and Virtual Field Trips
  1. Scott, Dr. Jeff
  2. Parr, Prof. Michael
  3. Richardson, Dr. Warnie James
30 minute Paper Presentation
Being Male in a Sacred Female Space
  1. Gosse, Dr. Douglas
  2. Parr, Prof. Michael
30 minute Paper Presentation
The White Educator's Role in Teaching About Discrimination and Oppression: Where Do I Begin? Buila, Sarah
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Perspectives of Professional Development: Exploring Diversity Within and Across Different Organisations Bolt, Dr. Susan
30 minute Paper Presentation
Enhancing Diversity in the Mono-lingual, Mono-cultural Foreign Language Classroom: A Case Study in Japan Houghton, Dr. Stephanie
Virtual Presentation
Sex Education: Theatre as a Medium for Reaching Students of Different Identity Types
  1. Munro, Dr. Brenda Elizabeth
  2. Selman, Jan
  3. Esmail, Dr. Shaniff
  4. Ponzetti, Jr., Dr. James
30 minute Paper Presentation
A Wolf in Sheep's Clothing: Cautionary Words for Teachers about Linking with the Community Lee, Kerry Maree
Virtual Presentation
A Critical Literacy Approach to Multiculturalism in a 5th Grade Classroom Parker, Michael
60 minute Workshop Presentation
No Black Male Left Behind: Retention and Graduation Hamilton, Dr. John
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Developing Islamic Ideological Perspectives in Sexual Health Education: An Australian School Experience Sanjakdar, Dr. Fida
Virtual Presentation
The Black Experience in Library School: A Survey of Encounters with Racism Among African American Library School Students, 1990-2007 Porter, Toccara
Virtual Presentation
Implementation of a Community: University Partnership that Implements Diversity
  1. Weber, Dr. Margaret
  2. Kralovec, Dr. Henrietta
30 minute Paper Presentation
The ESL/EFL Classroom as Gateway to the World: Learning English in Different English Language Settings Burton, Associate Professor Jill
30 minute Paper Presentation
A Study on Friendship and Social Interaction Patterns Among Multi-Ethnic Students in Secondary Schools in Malaysia Mohd Yusof, Dr. Najeemah
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Gender Differences in Stress among International Students
  1. Bang, Eun-Jun
  2. Muriuki, Dr Andrew
  3. Hodges, Dr. John Q.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Redefining Autonomy: The Inconsistency of Liberal Theory in Educaton Torgerson, Richard
Virtual Presentation
Pathway to Hope: Overcoming the Effects of Domestic Violence Juliao, Katariina
Virtual Presentation
The Development of Innovation and Functional Diversity in Malaysian SMEs
  1. Abu Bakar, Lily Julienti
  2. Ahmad, Dr. Hartini
30 minute Paper Presentation
Madison and her Siblings: Accelerated Development of a Child with Down Syndrome
  1. Dev, Prof. Poonam C.
  2. Kuchman, Kari
30 minute Paper Presentation
Identifying Diversity and Cohesion in Small Group Interaction Haughton, Brandi
30 minute Paper Presentation
Connecting Language and Literacy to Content: A Swedish Application of Australian and American Research Lövstedt, Ann-Christin
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Exploring Diversity in the Classroom: Variations in Children's Approaches to Creativity Vass, Dr. Eva Klara
30 minute Paper Presentation
Comfort Zones Challenged: Using Diversity to Create Synergy in the Multi-cultural Classroom
  1. Smart, Tricia
  2. Jankowska, Maja
60 minute Workshop Presentation
An Online Comparison of Low Cost Airlines' Offerings in Diverse Markets Fraser, Jessica
30 minute Paper Presentation
Globalizing Environmentalism: Immigrants in Maryland Share their Environmental Knowledge and Practices While Learning English Edmonds, Lori M.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Managing Diversity in Transforming Institutions of Higher Education: The Case of Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa
  1. Mayekiso, Prof. Tokozile Valerie
  2. Snodgrass, Dr. Lyn
30 minute Paper Presentation
Issues of Cultural Diversity on a Newly Established International MBA Programme: A Case Study from the United Kingdom
  1. Page, Steve
  2. Rajkhowa, Gautam
  3. Webb, Paul
30 minute Paper Presentation
Cracking the Cement Ceiling from Within
  1. Manning, Dr. Linda
  2. Hatala, John Paul
  3. Schneider, Kristina
30 minute Paper Presentation
When Values and Behaviours Conflict: Implications for Immigrant People Working in Mainstream Environments Calderwood, Dr. Kim
30 minute Paper Presentation
Unity through Diversity: Enhancing Students' Development of Teamwork Skills Hordyk, Vanette
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Relationships of Cultural Attributes, Cultural Relations, and Academic Success: Perspectives from National and International Students at a Selected Historically Black University Turner, Dr. M. Yvette
30 minute Paper Presentation
Shift Your Vision: Language Patterns, Our Differences, Our Selves Stuckey, Barbara
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Egaliterianizing the Mike: Deliberative Democracy and Linguistic Diversity Peled, Yael
30 minute Paper Presentation
Civic Engagement and Inter-Cultural Understanding: Course-Embedded Community Field Work for First Year College Students
  1. Anker, Dr. Laura
  2. Hillery, Dr. Barbara
  3. Lewittes, Dr. Hedva
  4. Thomas, Tonya
  5. Anderson, Cynthia
  6. Gonzalez, Dr. Julio
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Reconceptualizing Diversity: Songs of Two Communities Harmonized Through One Spirit Griffin, Dr. Donyale
30 minute Paper Presentation
Dancing with Diversity: The Coaching Conversation as a Collaborative Framework for Embracing Unexpected Pathways to Meaningful Outcomes Thomas, Naomi
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Examination of Intercultural Communication Studies: Revisiting Georg Simmel’s Concept of “Strangers” Akita, Dr. Kimiko
Virtual Presentation
Questioning Assumptions in Cross-Cultural Preparations: Critical Points of Dominance and Marginality
  1. O'Neill-Vivanco, Peggy
  2. Smith, Dr. Sherwood
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Diversity and the Development of Intercultural Competence in Business Education
  1. Ramburuth, Assoc. Prof. Prem
  2. Freeman, Prof. Mark
  3. Leask, Prof. Betty
  4. Simpson, Lyn
  5. Sykes, Dr. Chris
  6. Treleaven, Dr. Lesley
Virtual Presentation
Thinking Out of the Box? What Does it Take to be Effective Accounting Teachers Lau, Dr. Adeline
30 minute Paper Presentation
A Practical Guide to Creating Effective Culturally Competent Workforce Management Training for Supervisors and Managers Quinones, Joseph M.
60 minute Workshop Presentation
The Challenges of Dealing with Diverse Student Population at South African Institutions of Higher Education Residences and Their Impact on Students' Learning Sedibe, Dr. Edward Morewane
30 minute Paper Presentation
School Violence in Diverse School Contexts in South Africa Pillay, Prof. Jace
Virtual Presentation
Human Diversity and AIDS Orphanhood as Constraints to the Achievement of Educational Gender Equality in Uganda Kakuru, Dr. Doris M.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Globalization and the Two-Edged Sword of Meritocracy Peters, Robert
30 minute Paper Presentation
Diversity in Military Organizations: Indigenous Peoples in the New Zealand Defence Force and the Canadian Forces Scoppio, Dr. Grazia
30 minute Paper Presentation
Parallels and Contrasts between Cultural and Civic Competence: Preparing Teachers for the 21st Century
  1. Carjuzaa, Dr. Jioanna
  2. Abercrombie, Micki Sue
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Thinking Styles of Australian, Chinese and Italian University Students
  1. Sofo, Prof. Francesco
  2. Berzins, Dr. Michelle
  3. Colapinto, Dr. Cinzia
Virtual Presentation
The Deflated Rhapsody of Curriculum 2005 and the Nexus for Critical Language Teaching Monareng, Dr. Rakwena Reginald Mpho
30 minute Paper Presentation
Content Analysis of Managing Cultural Diversity Syllabi for Determining the Relative Importance of Course Syllabi Elements
  1. Gittens, Dr. Milton
  2. Govindaluri, Dr. Srikrishna
Virtual Presentation
Democratizing Leadership: Sustaining Diversity in Education through Diversity-Oriented Leadership Egbo, Dr. Benedicta
30 minute Paper Presentation
Inclusive Training Practices: Empowering Minorities in your Organization Sanelli, Dr. Maria
30 minute Paper Presentation
Impacts of Monlingualism on Bicultural Children in Taiwan: Case Series of Language-delayed Children of " Mail-Order Brides"
  1. Fan, Sa-hui
  2. Ni, Hao-pai
30 minute Paper Presentation
Linking Theory to Praxis through Diversity Research and Service Learning: A Practical Model for Small Undergraduate Communication Programs Gendrin, Dr. Dominique
30 minute Paper Presentation
Korean Youths' Perceptions on International Internships Shipton, Dr. Nicole
Virtual Presentation
If These Halls Could Talk: A Program to Deal with Bullying in Our Schools
  1. Mun Wah, Lee
  2. Boiano, John
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Managing Ethnic Diversity and Education Reforms in Nigeria: Nigeria Economic Empowerment Development Strategies (NEEDS) Uyanga, Prof. Roseline Emeh
30 minute Paper Presentation
Social Justice and Multiculturalism in the Liberal Arts Setting
  1. Scott, Ms. Lisa
  2. Ayala-Martinez, Dr. Monica
  3. Briley, Vincent
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Overseas Intercultural Training Program: Student English Proficiency, Course Design, and Learning Outcome Morisue, Megumi
Virtual Presentation
Canadian Companies Talk the Talk, but Are They Walking the Walk? Workforce Diversity and Management Capabilities
  1. Manning, Dr. Linda
  2. Schneider, Kristina
  3. Hatala, John Paul
  4. Masri, Amal
  5. Mongodin, Dr. Adam
  6. Martel, Christian
  7. Paul, Robert
  8. St-Cyr, Maxime
90 minute Colloquium
Students at Risk of Educational Exclusion in Compulsory Secondary Education: A Study on Good Practices within the Spanish Context
  1. Fernández Batanero, Dr. José María
  2. Bernal Guerrero, Dr. Antonio
Virtual Presentation
Please Pay Attention: Mastering the Challenges of Learning in Diversified Organizations
  1. Mupepi, Dr. Mambo G.
  2. Jewell, Dr. Gayla D.
  3. Mupepi, Dr. Sylvia C.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Creating Multicultural Competency with White Preservice Teachers in a Diverse Society that Negotiates the Complexities of Teaching Haley, Dr. Nadine
30 minute Paper Presentation
Learning with and from Each Other: An Exploration of U.S. Black and White Management Students in a Diversity Education Course Smith, Dr. J. Goosby
30 minute Paper Presentation
Managing 'Hard-Core' Students In Malaysia: A Case Study
  1. Zainal, Dr. Khalim
  2. Mohamad Salleh, Norshidah
30 minute Paper Presentation
Constructing and Enhancing Diverse Social Communities within Online Learning Environments: Enhancing the Instructional Process through Considerations Concerning Identity, Belonging and Related Cultural Conditions of Learning
  1. Crawford, Dr. Caroline M.
  2. Gannon Cook, Ruth
Virtual Presentation
Crossing the Great Divide: A Personal Reflection on Language and Identity across Linguistic and Cultural Spaces Taylor, Nina
Virtual Presentation
Improving Academic Achievement and Economic Opportunity for Disadvantaged Students: An International Metaverse Environment Project
  1. Brown, Dr. Elinor L.
  2. Gates, Madison L.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Family Factors and Statistics Achievement: A Comparison of Greek Indigenous High School Students and Immigrants Anastasiadou, Dr. Sofia D.
Virtual Presentation
The Institutional and Personal Factors that Impact Men in Predominately White Post-Secondary Educational Institutions: Understanding Men as a Diverse Group in Higher Education Mims, Dr. Tracy
30 minute Paper Presentation
From the Farm to the Stars: Fostering Respect and Creating Community through a Peer Approach ‎to Diversity Education
  1. Johnson, Dr. Carolyn E.
  2. Coulson, Brenda
30 minute Paper Presentation
Are Teachers Tolerant of Diversity? Identifying Common or Dissimilar Patterns of Response towards Difference Cardona, Dr. María-Cristina
Virtual Presentation
Diversity Is Not a Moral Value: Thinking Clearly about What Diversity Is Good For
  1. Wittrup, Eleanor
  2. Thomas, Dr. Linda
30 minute Paper Presentation
Moral Commonality in a Diverse World: Help from the 18th Century Vandenberg, Dr. Phyllis (Peggy)
30 minute Paper Presentation
Betting on the Crowd: The Intelligence of Diversity Borwick, James
30 minute Paper Presentation
Finding U at ONU and Other Institutions: An Innovative Mentoring Program for Students of Color at a Small Private Comprehensive Liberal Arts University Pickett, Clyde Wilson
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers’ Views on School Readiness: Comparisons Between Silkeborg, Demark and Truro, Canada French, Dr. Carmel
30 minute Paper Presentation
Inclusion of Learners with Exceptionalities in the Regular Classroom: Implications for School Culture, Leadership, Models of Inclusion, Policy and Teacher Education French, Dr. Frederick
30 minute Paper Presentation
Japanese College Students' Attitudes Toward Alcohol Consumption: A Survey-Based Study with Implication for Gateway Drug Education Masaki, Dr. Mutsuko
30 minute Paper Presentation
Arcane Diversity: Is It More Important than the Superficially Obvious? Bradbery, Dr. Patrick
30 minute Paper Presentation
Testing the Effect of an Anti-Discrimination Training in the Workplace Using the Host Community Acculturation Scale
  1. Poupart, Christine
  2. Tisserant, Pascal
  3. Pierre Harvey, Simon
  4. Lorraine Wagner, Anne
  5. EL-Geledi, Shaha
  6. Bourhis, Richard Y.
30 minute Paper Presentation
TLC³ -Teaching and Learning Connections, City and Country: Creating Partnerships between City and Remote Rural Educational Settings Cara, Coral
Virtual Presentation
Educating Rural Parents in South Africa About Their Children’s Cerebral Palsy: Why Wait for Full-Service Schools or Resource Centres?
  1. Krüger, Assoc. Prof. Deirdré
  2. Sello, Theresia Mamakonyane
Virtual Presentation
Meeting the Needs of Culturally Diverse Learners
  1. Albrecht, Dr. Nancy
  2. Sehlaoui, Dr. Abdelilah
30 minute Paper Presentation
Religious Diversity in Higher Education: Traveling Canons, Egyptian Readers Melaney, Dr. William
30 minute Paper Presentation
Area Studies and the Discourse of Knowledge: The Rationale for Remapping a Discipline Chen, Prof. Mao
30 minute Paper Presentation
Issues of Race and Representation in Working with U.S. Minority Populations: An Examination of a National Youth-Serving Nonprofit Lockhart, Mariko
Virtual Presentation
Dancing with the Devil? Notes on a Free University
  1. Ekstrand, Lasse
  2. Wallmon, Monika
Virtual Presentation
Fostering a Culturally Congruent Acceptance of Critical Thinking among Nursing Professionals in an Extended Care Facility: Research among Multi-National Nursing Professionals
  1. Sredl, Dr. Darlene
  2. Dickerman, Janis
30 minute Paper Presentation
Stream: Nations, Nationalism, Communities
Decentralization, Reforms and Health Services Organizations: Conflicts, Contradictions and Diversities in Indian States Nayar, Prof. K. R.
30 minute Paper Presentation
South African Public Library Services to Culturally Diverse Communities Rodrigues, Antonio
30 minute Paper Presentation
Towards Recognition of Diversity: Muslim Marriages in South Africa Bakker, Prof. Pieter
30 minute Paper Presentation
Sociolinguistic Relativity: Alive and Well in the Workplace in South Africa Ribbens, Dr. Rita
30 minute Paper Presentation
Identities and Inclusivity: Celebrating Diversity through Local Governance Practices Thompson-Fawcett, Dr. Michelle
30 minute Paper Presentation
Pussies of Mass Destruction: The Queering of Violence in Victorian Literature and Contemporary Politics
  1. Vernooy-Epp, Dr. Dawn
  2. Harris, Dr. W.C.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Differance, Algeriances and Other Forms of Errancy: (Auto)biographical Acts in Recent Writings by Helene Cixous, Jacques Derrida and Hele Beji West, Dr. Catherine J.
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Rubicon Revisited: A Reexamination of South Africa’s Transition from Apartheid to Democracy Kosciejew, Marc
Virtual Presentation
Does Diversity Drive Economic Development? Sands, Dr. Gary
30 minute Paper Presentation
North Korean Strategic Culture in Post-Cold War Era: Identifying the Strategic Culture Behind North Korea’s Policy Making Hinata-Yamaguchi, Mr Ryo
Virtual Presentation
The Alienation and Radicalisation of Youth: A 'New Moral Panic'? Grattan, Dr. Alan
30 minute Paper Presentation
Consultation and Impact Assessment Dynamics for Indigenous Communities in Mindanao, Philippines Riley, Alex
30 minute Paper Presentation
An Evaluation of an Inclusivity Action Plan
  1. Singh, Dr. Mina
  2. Hynie, Dr. Michaela
30 minute Paper Presentation
Rounding the Tables of Legislative Decision Making: Women in Sub-Saharan African Politics Adams, Dr. Kimberly S.
Virtual Presentation
The Tibetans in the Diaspora: Cultural Maintenance Amidst Nationalism and Assimilation Mangan, Prof. Katie M.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Nuestro Himno: Discursive Indignation and Moral Panic over the Translation of a National Symbol
  1. Speicher, Dr. Barbara Lynn
  2. Teboul, Prof. JC. Bruno
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Impacts of the Doi Moi (Renovation) Policies on Forest Land Management in the Northern Mountainous Region of Vietnam Tran, Thi Thi Ha
30 minute Paper Presentation
Endangered Voices in Canada’s Multicultural Mosaic: Issues in Minority Language Preservation Piasetski, Leon
30 minute Paper Presentation
Inequality: Causes, Effects and Remedies Akhtar, Nasreen
30 minute Paper Presentation
Chosen Traumas: Ethno-Centric Mythology and Perspectives of Etnic Conflicts in the Caucasus Isaenko, Dr. Anatoly
30 minute Paper Presentation
A Glottopolitical Appraisal of Diversity in Nation Building in Nigeria Aito, Dr. Emmanuel
30 minute Paper Presentation
Praying Together, Staying Together: Religion and Interethnic Marriages in Sarawak, Malaysia Hew, Prof. Cheng Sim
30 minute Paper Presentation
Community Education and Poverty Reduction in Nigeria Akande, Dr. Joshua Olusola
Virtual Presentation
Diversity of Indigenous Policy: Comparisons among Four African Countries
  1. Okoye, Urevbu Okwukili
  2. Igbinadolor, Evans
30 minute Paper Presentation
Standard-Setting in the Field of Minority Rights: From Soft Jurisprudence to Hard Law? Lantschner, Emma
30 minute Paper Presentation
Language as a Resource for Internal and International Activity of “Nations without States” Khalitov, Bulat N.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Towards a Non-parochial, Non-partisan Framework for the Study of Design History Das, Dr. Lalit Kumar
30 minute Paper Presentation
Employment Equity and Diversity Management: Lessons Learned from the Private Sector
  1. Chicha, Marie-Thérèse
  2. Charest, Eric
30 minute Paper Presentation
Stream: Organisations
Diversity Leadership in the Flat World
  1. Rao, Dr. Bharathi
  2. Biswas, Anuradha
30 minute Paper Presentation
Evaluating the Implementation of Equal Opportunity and Diversity Policies: The UK Experience Johnson, Michelle
30 minute Paper Presentation
Impact of Context, Content and Individual on Employee Reception for Diversity Management: Study of Employee Perceptions
  1. Dickie, Dr. Laurence
  2. Soldan, Dr. Zhanna
30 minute Paper Presentation
Involving Estate Agents and Realtors In Low Income Home Ownership Initiatives
  1. Rhoden, Maureen
  2. Marsh, Pauline
  3. Isaac, Prof. David
30 minute Paper Presentation
From Racism to Critical Dialogue in the Academy: Challenges of National Minorities at the University of Regina Dupré, Frédéric
30 minute Paper Presentation
Celebrating Diversity within Organizations Gibbons-Kunka, Dr. Beatrice
30 minute Paper Presentation
Diversity, Human Rights and Institutions den Ouden, Prof. Bernard
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Challenge of Promoting Diversity to a Homogenized Youth Youngquist, Dr. Jeff
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Role of Positioning in Social Cause Organizations Sciulli, Dr. Lisa M.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Job Seekers’ Perception of Prospective Employers Moloi, Thapelo Jacob
30 minute Paper Presentation
Answering the Call for Diversity: The Case of the National Museum of American History and the Hip Hop Project Cuyler, Dr. Antonio
Virtual Presentation
Organizers for Social Change in Israel: Diversity and Similarity
  1. Barak, Dr. Dorit
  2. Sadan, Dr. Elisheva
Virtual Presentation
An Attributional Model of Responses to Microaggressions: Implications for Individuals and Organizations
  1. Taylor, Dr. Matthew J.
  2. Fletcher, Dr. Thomas
30 minute Paper Presentation
Publicly Funded Domiciliary Aged Care: A Workforce Case Study Nixon, Peter
30 minute Paper Presentation
Creating a Sense of Community in the Workplace to Honor Diversity Franklin, Kellee M.
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Organizing for New Product Development (NPD): Does Functional Diversity Matter?
  1. Mat, Norsiah
  2. Jantan, Prof. Muhamad
Virtual Presentation
Ethnic Identity’s Role in Organisational Socialisation Leponiemi, Jussi T.
Virtual Presentation
Partnerships between Governments, Firms, Communities and New Social Movements Vargas-Hernández, Dr. José G.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Corporate Responsibility in the Global World Steiner Lavi, Dr. Orna
30 minute Paper Presentation
Integrating Diversity Management into the Management of the Organisation: Multiple Case Study with the 7S-Instrument Martens, Prof. Hilda
30 minute Paper Presentation
Dealing with Diversity: Intersections and Frictions between Personal and Organisational Development Otten, Dr. Matthias
30 minute Paper Presentation
Career Success in the South Africa's Public Sector: Diversity as It Impacts Our Work Performance
  1. Ketel, Dr. Belinda
  2. Olshfski, Prof. Dorothy
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Case for Diversity in a Large Public Sector Organization DiEmanuele, Michelle
30 minute Paper Presentation
Building High Quality Relationships during Organizational Change: Transcending Differences in a Generative Learning Process
  1. Lambrechts, Dr. Frank
  2. Martens, Prof. Hilda
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Experience of Diversity by Generation
  1. Clochesy, John M.
  2. Sabur, Shaarefah
30 minute Paper Presentation
Ethnic Leadership and Involvement Strategies: A Case Study of Ethnic Entrepreneurs
  1. Lin, Howard Xiaohua
  2. Guan, Dr. Jian
30 minute Paper Presentation
Organisational Cultures: Progression and Retention Barriers to Women in the UK Construction Industry
  1. Worrall, Dr. Lisa
  2. Harris, Katy
  3. Thomas, Prof. Andrew
  4. Jessop, Steve
  5. Stewart, Roy
  6. Platten, Andrew
  7. McDermott, Prof. Peter
Virtual Presentation
Enhancing Women's Inclusion in Firefighting in the USA
  1. Hulett, Denise M.
  2. Bendick Jr, Dr. Marc
  3. Thomas, Sheila Y.
  4. Moccio, Dr. Francine
Virtual Presentation
An Exploration of Organizational Change in the Face of Diversity in Health and Social Services: A Case Study of the Hamilton War and Torture Project Lafreniere, Dr. Ginette
Virtual Presentation
Inequalities in Rural Bangladesh: Causes, Effects and Remedies Hashem, Md. Abul Hashem
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Gender Neutral Approach of the Canadian Forces: Integrating Women into the Military
  1. Friedman, Perley-Ann
  2. Schweitzer, Dr. Linda
  3. Karoles, Leanne
30 minute Paper Presentation
Strategic Organizational Diversity: A Model?
  1. Tesch, Frederick
  2. Maidment, Frederick
Virtual Presentation
Managing Transformation at a Restructured Higher Education Institution in South Africa
  1. Struwig, Prof. Miemie
  2. Levendal, Ruby-Ann
Virtual Presentation
Diversity Training in Toronto Public Health: Process, Challenges and Key Learnings
  1. Falkenstein, Winnie
  2. Grierson, Janis
  3. Turl, Catherine
90 minute Colloquium
From Rights to Belonging: Diversity and Vitality in Public Sector Unions
  1. Cassin, Dr. Marguerite
  2. Numer, Matthew
30 minute Paper Presentation
Understanding Values Diversity within the Organisation: A Case Study in UK Construction
  1. Zhang, Xiaoxing
  2. Austin, Prof. Simon
  3. Glass, Dr. Jacqueline
30 minute Paper Presentation
Poverty Reduction through the I/NGOS Tiwari, Mr. Hari
Virtual Presentation
Age Diversity and Recruitment Policy in Developing Countries: A Case Study of Audit Firms in Nigeria Ogedegbe, Rukevwe J.
Virtual Presentation
Stream: Race and Racism
Assessing as Global Policy Diversity and Affirmative Action(s): Lessons from Brazilian Enterprises Alonso Lorenzo, Rocio
30 minute Paper Presentation
Race, Racism and the Midlife Health of African Canadian Women
  1. Etowa, Dr. Josephine
  2. Beagan, Dr. Brenda
30 minute Paper Presentation
A Process for Stopping Racist Behaviors: Creating Safe Dialogue Boyd, Dr. Sandy
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Audience Perceptions and Identity in 'Marginalized' and ‘Racialized’ Canadian Youth Srivastava, Vinita
30 minute Paper Presentation
Dysfunction in Cross-Gender and Cross-Race Mentoring
  1. Leck, Dr. Joanne
  2. Shariff, Winston
Virtual Presentation
Barbadian Culture through the Memory of Food in Austin Clarke Cheng, Christina
30 minute Paper Presentation
Diverting Diversity: Sidetracking Discussions of Diversity Madison, Dr. Julian
30 minute Paper Presentation
Epoch of Multiculturalism in South Korea: The Unfolding of Diversity and Role of the Different Players in the Korean Society Calimag, Joeffrey
30 minute Paper Presentation
Organizational Cultural Inclusion: The Case of Hispanics’ Participation in Business Education
  1. Blanco, Dr. R. Ivan
  2. de la Rosa, Dr. Denise
30 minute Paper Presentation
Exit Strategy for the Race Paradigm Cunningham, Prof. E. Christi
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Politics of ‘Gratitude’ in Higher Learning Institutions: A Black Feminist Perspective Haynes, Dr. Janet M.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Cosmic Race, Rainbow People and Other Myths: Race and Racial Identity in the Latino/a Community Zeballos, Jorge
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Aboriginal Awareness and Diversity Training: Working Together to Eliminate Discrimination Bird, Diana
60 minute Workshop Presentation
A Paradox of Diversity: Race Relations in a Federal Bureaucracy Benbow, Dr. Linda
30 minute Paper Presentation
Race Matters, If We Think So: Letting Go of Races Johnson, Lawrence
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Journeys of Jamaican Teachers in England and United States (From 2001 to Present): A Multiple Case Study Jowallah, Dr. Rohan
Virtual Presentation
Using Canadian Human Rights Processes to Further Racial Inclusiveness
  1. Sangha, Dave
  2. Edwards, Neil
30 minute Paper Presentation
Diversity and Public Memory: The Politics of Apologizing for Slavery in the United States Reyes, Dr. G. Mitchell
30 minute Paper Presentation
Identifying the Origins to the Labeling of Community Center/ Agencies as Being “Ghetto” through Co-operative Inquiry Research Gathering Rahim, Dr. Emad
30 minute Paper Presentation
Mindfully Resolving Conflicts: Facilitation for Diversity Issues Mun Wah, Lee
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Gangs,Clubs & Soroities - Diverse Students Successful Collaboration: Building Community Understanding through Groups Worley, Dr. Sara
30 minute Paper Presentation
When the Spectacle is Over: The Changing Experience of Racist Exclusion among ‘Integrated’ Migrants in Multicultural Australia Aquino, Kristine
Virtual Presentation
Diversity in Education: Addressing the Shortage of Minority Teachers in the U.S.
  1. McClung, Dr. Xavier
  2. Ott, Dr. Kenneth D.
  3. Mat Som, Dr. Yahya
30 minute Paper Presentation
The Students’ Reflections on Social Exclusion Studies
  1. Tressou, Prof. Evangelia
  2. Mitakidou, Prof. Soula
  3. Karagianni, Prof. Panagiota
Virtual Presentation
Pieces of Harmony: Co-Constructing Calm, Cohesive Communities Reid, Assoc. Prof. Carol
30 minute Paper Presentation
Working Toward Becoming More Culturally Competent: The Healthcare Provider's Challenge Hancock, Dr. Samuel H.
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Spirituality in Treating Ethnically Diverse Mentally Ill Populations: Beneficial or Aversive?
  1. Weisman de Mamani, Amy Gina
  2. Tuchman, Naomi
  3. Wasserman, Stephanie
  4. Llerena, Katiah
30 minute Paper Presentation
How to Tailor Mental Health Treatments to Better Serve Diverse Populations
  1. Weisman de Mamani, Amy Gina
  2. Dunham, Radha
  3. Aldebot, Stephanie
  4. Tuchman, Naomi
  5. Wasserman, Stephanie
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Diverse Participation in Public Contracting: Legal and Administrative Policy in the United States La Noue, Dr. George R.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Capoeira “Cool": Working with Contradictions to Build Coalitions for Change Juarez, Marissa
30 minute Paper Presentation
Stream: Representations: Media, Communications, Arts, Literature
Family Lines and Drops of Blood Hillis, Daffney A.
30 minute Paper Presentation
How Images and Stories Influence our Future as a Global Citizenry: Renewing our Relationship to Nature and Culture Lake, Osprey Orielle
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Building the Virtual Asylum: Protecting the Boundaries of Normality Through the Visualization of Madness Eisenhauer, Dr. Jennifer
Virtual Presentation
Getting a Diverse Foot Through the Stage Door: A Study of How the Alternative Theatre Movement Brought Diversity to the Stage with a Special Emphasis on Jo Ann Schmidman Founder of the Omaha Magic Theatre Which Was One of the Longest Running Alternative Theatres in the USA. Babnich, Dr. Judith
30 minute Paper Presentation
Visual Literacy Across Disciplines: Visualization Tools for Generating and Communicating Information in Multidisciplinary Teams
  1. Mercè Graell-Colas
  2. Carolina Gill
30 minute Paper Presentation
Towards Inclusive Excellence: Modulating the Excesses of Perverse Piety in Shakespeare’s Coriolanus and Okada’s No-No Boy Langis, Unhae
30 minute Paper Presentation
A Lesson Learned from Crisis Communication Strategies: President George W. Bush on Recovery after Hurricane Katrina Townsend, Katrice
30 minute Paper Presentation
Cultural Diversity in Global News Production: The Phenomenon of Al Jazeera English Bigalke, Nina V.
30 minute Paper Presentation
An Easy Life in Exile: The Metaphors and Metaphysics of Romany Migration Stories, 1997-2007 Kenney, Dr. Rick
Virtual Presentation
Communicative Competence and Iterativity: Linkages between Diversity and Subjectivity West, Dr. Mark D.
30 minute Paper Presentation
Go Back to Where You Came From: The Impact of Discourse on Racism Jowallah, Dr. Rohan
Virtual Presentation
Unblocking the Barriers to Participation of Black and Minority Ethnic Communities in the Decision-making Processes: The Potential of Multimedia
  1. Mahdjoubi, Prof. Lamine
  2. Moobela, Dr. Cletus
30 minute Paper Presentation
Development and the Myths Behind Protests in India Pandian, Selva
30 minute Paper Presentation
Digitizing Dharma: Computer-Mediated Mobilizations of Tibetan Buddhist Youth Drissel, Prof. David
30 minute Paper Presentation
Teaching Ethnicity, Gender, and 19th Century English Literature: The Inclusive 19th Century Bush, Dr. Glen
30 minute Paper Presentation
Socially Shaping Discourse: Making CDA Work for Cultural Policy Timofeeva, Ekaterina
Virtual Presentation
The Family Grows: Beauty in Latin America
  1. Vaillancourt, Dr. Dan
  2. Salazar, Evelyn
  3. Vaillancourt, Kathy
30 minute Paper Presentation
Generation M: Misogyny in Media and Culture Keith, Dr. Thomas
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Culture, Race, and Difference through a Media Lens Beaudoin, Dr. Beau Basel
60 minute Workshop Presentation
Representations of Race and Culture: A Content Analysis of Alcoholic Beverage Print Advertisements Thomas, Kevin
30 minute Paper Presentation
Crisis Response? Auburn University’s Struggles with Diversity
  1. Brunner, Dr. Brigitta R.
  2. Brown, Dr. Mary Helen
30 minute Paper Presentation
Research into Représentations of the Other in the Media Patzioglou, Elissavet
30 minute Paper Presentation
Datadiversity and Visual Knowledge: Exploring the Emergent Models for Indigenous Databases in Australia Cohen, Prof. Hart
30 minute Paper Presentation
A Nation’s Cultural Relations and Its Image Jung Eun, Song
30 minute Paper Presentation
Stereotyped Vacation Marketing and Tourist Prejudices: An Analysis of Destination Image Formation Cortini, Prof. Michela
Virtual Presentation
The Role of Contemporary Artists in a Multicultural Society Song, Dr. Young Imm Kang
30 minute Paper Presentation