Intercultural Development

We are committed to developing dynamic and inclusive learning communities.

At the CEIIA, we have a broad goal of advancing the Diversity Advantage, promoting concepts of intercultural understanding and positive relationships at the College, promoting learner, staff, and faculty engagement, and creating 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

Connect with Us

Contact Us

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

Become a Member

Become a CEIIA 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 detals.

Upcoming Events View all

Thursday October 26, 2017

Cultural Insights: Delbert Anthony Book Reading

12:00pm to 1:00pm
Tuesday November 7, 2017

Communal Table: Turkish Marbling Art

12:00pm to 1:00pm
Thursday November 23, 2017

TEDx BowValleyCollege 2017

10:00am to 12:00pm
Tuesday November 28, 2017

Teach your Talent: Portrait Drawing

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Intercultural Centre

A hub for campus life.

Located on the third floor of our North Campus, the Intercultural Centre (IC) offers training, workshops, volunteer opportunities, and College-wide events.

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.

Visit us at N322 or contact us at 403-410-3217 or intercultural@bowvalleycollege.ca

Are you a learner at Bow Valley College?

Get involved in campus life.

ICan Crew

A program for learners to volunteer in campus and community events. A great way to meet people and learn new skills! Learn more

IC Voice

Participate in and share ideas through workshops, blogs, and networking opportunties. There are so many ways to be involved. Learn more

IC Events

Participate in the College-wide events hosted by the Intercultural Centre. Learn more.

Are you a Calgary employer?

Learn with us.

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. Learn more

Diversity Achievement Plan

Advancing diversity and inclusion.

Every voice counts in our Diversity Achievement Plan. 

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

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