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30691 Globalization’s Paradox of Technological Interconnectedness and Human Alienation   NEW!

The work of Hector Garcia and his colleagues led to the creation of a US Guide for New Immigrants published by Citizenship & Immigration Services. It also helped create a format for dialogue that is used by the Department of Homeland Security. In this course, participants will learn about the strategies used to accelerate the process through which immigrants become contributing members to US society and reduce potential conflicts within their new communities. We’ll also discuss the challenges of globalization through a collaborative worldview.

 

Schedule: 7 sessions | Tu 3/23/2021–5/4/2021 | 2:30 PM–4:00 PM | Online
Course Leader(s): Hector E. Garcia
Seats Available: 23

 

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