NATIONAL COALITION BUILDING INSTITUTE
Current Workshop Dates and Registration
Building Bridges: Strengthening Leadership for Diverse Communities
This workshop will allow you to gain self-awareness, stretch beyond your comfort zone, and gain new understanding. The unique workshop is interactive, experiential, and high energy. Participants are both teachers and learners. The full workshop lasts approximately six hours, during which participants will engage in small group and large group discussions. In this workshop, you will: celebrate similarities and differences, identify misinformation about other groups, identify and heal from internalized oppression, claim pride in your own group identities, gain empowerment by learning ways to challenge bigoted comments and actions. To register, please visit REPORTER
Building Bridges: Leading Diverse Groups Through Conflict
NCBI’s award-winning Controversial Issues Process trains leaders to deal constructively with tough conflicts, enabling them to move disputing parties toward future cooperation. Participants learn to reframe controversial issues into a context where all parties are able to work toward a common solution. The skills taught in this workshop can be used by anyone in any conflict situation from simple misunderstanding to heated debate. To register, please visit REPORTER
Please note: Although not required, it is recommended that you attend Strengthening Leadership for Diverse Communities before attending this workshop.
Leading Diverse Communities
In this workshop, you will build knowledge, understanding, and skills to lead more effectively in our diverse world. The unique workshop is interactive, experiential, and high energy. Participants will learn principles from the award winning model developed by the National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) that will enhance their leadership in a variety of situations. Participants will engage in activities and discussion to:
- celebrate similarities and differences;
- identify misinformation about other groups;
- gain empowerment by learning ways to challenge biased comments and actions;
- learn skills to handle tough interpersonal and -intergroup conflicts;
- learn to reframe controversial issues into a context where all parties are able to work toward a common solution.
To register, please visit REPORTER
These workshops were developed by the National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) and are presented by trained NC State’s NCBI Team of Facilitators. To request a workshop for your group or unit, please complete the NCBI Workshop Request Form
Requests for Accommodations
Individuals with disabilities who have requests for accommodations may contact Erin Morant. Requests should be made at least 2 weeks prior to your workshop.