Students Leading Students: an intercultural mentor support program

This project builds on the University of Winnipeg’s Innovation Project, “My Intercultural Journey.” New funds will grow our undergraduate exchange program, with particular focus on underrepresented groups: indigenous, low-income and newcomer students, and those with accessibility needs. We will develop an online exchange alumni network by providing financial stipends to those who share their journey. […]

My intercultural journey

My intercultural journey allowed UWinnipeg to survey the needs of underrepresented students in exchange programs (Indigenous and Newcomers), implement a mentorship program to promote Exchange (with a focus on underrepresented groups), and to have a staff member trained to help students assess their intercultural competency pre- and post- outbound mobility experience.