Bridging Divides: Mastering the Art of Difficult Conversations with Visitors

Global Citizens taking part in Living Room Conversation

In our interconnected world, it’s inevitable that we encounter challenging conversations, especially when engaging with people from diverse backgrounds. Whether it’s discussing politics, race, gender, or cultural differences, these dialogues can be tricky to navigate. But fear not! We recently attended an enlightening seminar titled “Living Room Conversations: How to Approach Difficult Topics with Visitors.” This session provided invaluable insights …

Checking in with ICCR Intern Abroad – Mercedes Wiegel

Candid portrait of Mercedes in Florence, Italy

Encountering difference has been the defining aspect of my study abroad journey thus far. Since arriving in Rome in January, I’ve been fortunate to explore not only the rich culture and history of Italy but also venture into new countries like Denmark, Hungary, and France. As an international student studying in the US, going abroad  for a second time has …

Cracking the IVLP Code: Insider Secrets from IVLP Partners

IVLP Group

Ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes of the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP)? You’re in for a treat! Today, we’re lifting the curtain on the intricate world of the IVLP, uncovering the roles and responsibilities of key players that make this transformative program a success. So, grab your detective hat, and let’s dive into the fascinating world of …

Bridging Borders: Embracing Diversity in Global Diplomacy

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Envision a world where every voice is heard, where differences are not just accepted but celebrated, and where trust and understanding flourish across borders. Intrigued? You should be! Today, we embark on a journey into the heart of international diplomacy, exploring the transformative power of inclusivity. Join us as we delve into the realms of diverse perspectives, collaborative endeavors, and …

Time Warp Wisdom: Thriving in Global Relationships Across Time Zones

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Ever found yourself in a time warp, trying to navigate the complexities of global relationships across different time zones? Fear not, because we’ve got you covered with some time warp wisdom to help you thrive in the world of international connections. So grab your favorite beverage, sit back, and let’s dive into the art of harmonizing time differences for stronger, …