Peer-to-Peer Perspective
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January 25, 2024 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Register Today

Join NAFSA’s International Education Leadership Knowledge Community for an informative panel delving into the nuanced landscape of global Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI). Expert panelists based in Canada, Morocco, and the United Arab Emirates will explore the variances, challenges, and lessons that come with global diversity perspectives. Gain insights into how culture, beliefs, and education intersect and shape DEI initiatives worldwide. 

NAFSA Peer-to-Peer Perspectives facilitate an online dialogue between international education professionals. Participants should come prepared to listen, learn, and share with their peers.

Peer-to-Peer Perspective events are a NAFSA member benefit. Nonmembers may attend for a fee.

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Kathy Hogarth, PhD

Wilfrid Laurier University
Dr. Kathy Hogarth serves as the Associate Vice President, Global Strategy at Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. Prior to this she served as the Dean of the Faculty of Social Work at WLU. Dr. Hogarth is an avid advocate and scholar on equity and anti-racism and brings this focus...

Brian Seilstad, PhD

Al Akhawayn University
Coordinator, Intercultural Communications & Engagement (TLS KC)
Brian Seilstad received his PhD from the Ohio State University's department of Education/Teaching and Learning with a focus on multicultural and equity studies. Currently he is the director of internationalization and partnerships at Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane, Morocco. Prior to this position...

Fatiah Touray, Esq.

NYU Abu Dhabi
Fatiah Touray, Esq. serves as the Executive Director for Inclusion and Equity at NYU Abu Dhabi where she is responsible for leading and directing NYUAD’s programs that promote inclusion, diversity, equity, belonging and access (IDBEA). Fatiah works in partnership with Spiritual Life and...

Aaron Clevenger, EdD

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Aaron Clevenger is the assistant provost of international programs at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University where he provides the university’s vision for comprehensive internationalization. He is an adjunct professor in Security Studies and International Affairs. Clevenger holds a BA in Interpersonal...

Iuliia Hoban, PhD

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
Iuliia Hoban, PhD, is an experienced higher education professional with expertise in intercultural and global studies and experience in curriculum design, experiential learning, program design, student mentoring and advising, and teaching. Iuliia’s research agenda is broadly focused on the politics...