CONTACT: STEPHEN PRADARELLI
300 Plaza Centre One
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 384-0007; fax (319) 384-0024
Release: Oct. 3, 2002
'Multicultural Issues In Psychology' Workshop Slated For Nov. 8-9
The University of Iowa College of Education in cooperation with the Center
for Credit Programs is offering a workshop over the Iowa Communication Network
titled "Multicultural Issues in Psychology and Education" from 5:30
to 9:30 p.m. Friday Nov. 8 and from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov.
Will Liu will present an overview of multicultural issues in counseling
and educational environments including racism, immigration patterns, gender
socialization, and history. Gender issues relative to boys, men, and masculinity
will be areas of particular focus.
The workshop, which will be repeated Nov. 15-16, will be broadcast to the
following ICN sites: Bettendorf, Cedar Rapids, Council Bluffs, Creston, Decorah,
Des Moines, Fort Dodge, Iowa City, Marshalltown, Mason City, Ottumwa, Peosta,
Sheldon, Sioux City, Waterloo and West Burlington.
For more information or to register, phone the UI Center for Credit Programs,
toll-free, at 1-800-272-6430.