Guest speaker and diversity trainer Lee Mun Wah will present "Changing Our Heads, Hearts and Hands – From the Inside Out," an interactive multicultural learning program designed for faculty, staff and the community on March 20 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the Student Union at UNC Charlotte. To register and view the schedule, visit the Center for Leadership Development online.
The half-day training is free for faculty and staff and $30 for public/community members and includes a continental breakfast during check-in.
Lee Mun Wah is a Chinese American documentary filmmaker, author, poet, Asian folk teller, educator, community therapist and master diversity trainer. "From the Inside Out" is part of "An Unfinished Conversation," two days of training and events jointly facilitated by Lee Mun Wah and UNC Charlotte’s Distinguished Speakers Forum, the Center for Leadership Development’s Emerging Leaders, the Student Government Association and Human Resources.
Lee Mun Wah taught for 25 years as a Special Education Resource Specialist in the San Francisco Unified School District before becoming a curriculum specialist and consultant for private schools. He founded "Stirfy Seminars and Consulting" in order to teach communication skills and awareness from a Buddhist approach. He promotes the use of compassion and understanding when dealing with issues such as race, gender, sexual preferences and heterosexism.
Photo courtesy of StirFry Seminars & Consulting.