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Culture Active for Pratt Master's Students

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Wednesday, October 28, 2020
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3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Bridget Fletcher
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Pratt Master's Professional Development

Culture Active is an award-winning tool for companies, global organizations, and independent professionals working internationally. Culture Active's extensive resource of more than 100 National Cultural profiles draws on decades of research and fieldwork, supplemented by regular feedback from cross-culture professionals working on the ground globally.

Master of Eng. Management students may register for this event at wconline.pratt.duke.edu, on the Professional Development F20 schedule. Interested Duke students, staff, & faculty may e-mail carey.rudell@duke.edu for details.

Facilitator Bio: Bridget Fletcher is the Director of Communication and Intercultural Programs for graduate students at the Pratt School of Engineering. Bridget oversees English as a Second Language courses and programs as well as intercultural workshops and initiatives. She also teaches KORU mindfulness and meditation to graduate students at Pratt. Bridget received her BA from NC State University where she studied sociology and her MA from Duke University where she focused on intercultural communication and completed a master's project that examined Chinese student acclimation in graduate school in the US. Bridget is the author of Jiao Shi to Classroom: Preparing for Success in the American Graduate School Classroom, a guidebook specifically for Chinese students preparing to come to the US for graduate school. Bridget received her English as a Second Language teaching certification from Duke.

Contact: Carey Rudell