Decolonizing Global Engagement


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This module is for all students partaking in a global engagement opportunity. Whether it be studying abroad, volunteer/intern abroad, or travelling to a conference outside of your home community, the aim is to help you understand how to ethically and respectfully engage in cross-cultural relationships, learning, and understanding. Lessons in this module include:

  • Checking In With Yourself
  • Colonial Roots in Global Engagement
  • Cultural Humility & Courageous Conversations
  • A Message From Your Peers
  • Leaving A Piece of Yourself

This module was developed by the Office of the Vice-Provost, Global Engagement and the following departments and organizations:

Logos from organizations who provided support for the development of the module.


Audience: Students

Length: 45-60 minutes (self-paced).


Note: Ensure you have 45–minutes of uninterrupted time to complete this module. The module will eventually time–out due to inactivity. Refreshing the page after time–out will cause progress in the module to be lost and you will need to complete the module again.


Thank you

Human Rights and Equity Office