These sessions will help district staff have deeper perspectives into the history, culture, and civil war experiences of Somali immigrants in Minnesota. A comparative overview of the past and present Somali life will be provided. Sessions will also cover what attracted the Somalis to Minnesota and how they have adapted to their new setting. Video clips and slide presentations will be presented depicting various aspects of Somali life.
For more information and registration forms, you can go directly to the A Trip to the Past! Looking at Today's Somali Life page.
Sessions (choose one): January 12, January 15, February 5, February 18, March 18
Time: 4:00 - 6:00
Location: 360 Colborne
Presenter: Abdisalam Adam
Audience: All Staff
Stipend: Contractual Workshop Rate