Intercultural Program
Tuesday, February 21, 2023

Rita Brown

Intercultural Trainer and Integral Master Coach

Session 5: Living in the US and San Francisco Bay Area

Get ready to gather resources to help you enjoy the US and the Bay Area! Throughout this session of Designing Your Life in the United States, you’ll learn what makes the sub-culture of Northern California unique, and examine other sub-cultures across the country. You’ll learn about and exchange local resources that can support you as you explore your interests while living here.

Other Events in the Series

Introductions and Cultural Intelligence
January 23, 2023

Culture Shock and Adjustment Tools
February 2, 2023

Best Practices on Intercultural and Virtual Communications
February 6, 2023

Stress Reduction with Somatic Awareness and Emotional Resilience
February 13, 2023

Translating Your Skills and Interests
February 27, 2023

Networking, Job Searching, and Volunteering
March 6, 2023

Program Summary, Action Plan, and Conclusion
March 13, 2023

Group Coaching Session 1
February 16, 2023

Group Coaching Session 2
March 16, 2023

Individual Coaching sessions are available for the first 10 participants who sign up. Select individual coaching on the registration form and Rita Brown, the facilitator, will contact you to schedule or add you to the waiting list.


February 21, 2023
12:30-2:30pm PST

Designing Your Life in the United States is a course to help Gladstone’s international colleagues, and those newer to the US or San Francisco Bay Area, better understand American culture, build community, and learn skills and tools for a more fulfilling life in the US.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

At Gladstone, we are committed to providing events and professional development activities that resonate with our community’s diverse members. Our goal is to develop creative programming that encompasses a wide variety of ideas and perspectives to inspire, educate, and engage with everyone within our walls.

We want to effect positive change through our events and activities by providing a platform for discussions on important topics related to increasing diversity and inclusiveness in the sciences.