Centre For Excellence

Intercultural Development

We are committed to developing dynamic and inclusive learning communities.

At the School of Global Access we have a broad goal of advancing the Diversity Advantage. We develop concepts of intercultural understanding and positive relationships at the College, promoting learner and staff engagement, and create a sense of community and ethical citizenship on campus. 

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What people are saying

  • I changed my mind when I came here because I received something new to me. I have to think about not only myself; I have to think about the community and the country where I live. I get this idea from my teachers.
    English language learner
  • Volunteering at the Intercultural Centre is an amazing experience helping people, meeting lovely people, giving your time for a positive goal.
    ICan Crew volunteer

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Intercultural Centre

Fostering inclusion and meaningful connections.

Located on the third floor of our North Campus, the Intercultural Centre (IC) provides training, workshops, community volunteerism, and College wide events for staff, faculty, and learners.

The IC was created to foster and advance diversity and inclusivity on campus. Whether you want to learn about other cultures, develop intercultural competency skills, become a leader, or volunteer, the IC has something for you.

Please note that our on-campus location is currently not open. Please reach out to us at intercultural@bowvalleycollege.ca

Calgary Employers

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Indigenous Awareness Training

In collaboration with the Alberta Aboriginal Construction Career Centre, this online training program is designed for Calgary employers. Learn more

Intercultural Training

We offer customized intercultural training workshops to support workplaces in building intercultural awareness. Learn more

Intercultural Competencies for Leaders

Gain practical skills to succeed in Calgary workplaces. A self-paced online course which can be modified for your organization.
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Diversity Advantage Plan

Advancing diversity and inclusion.

Every voice counts in our Diversity Advantage Plan. 

We are conducting a cross-college consultation to determine our roadmap for achieving Vision 2020 targets in the area of diversity.

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Contact Us

For more information, contact the Intercultural Centre at 403-410-3217 or email intercultural@bowvalleycollege.ca

Become a Member

Become a member. Participate in professional learning and expand your network. Membership is free. Learn more

What's New

Participate in Intercultural Centre events this semester! Visit our Events Calendar for details.

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