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Japanese Culture - Getting From Konnichi wa to Karaoke 

GOALS  of 

  • To enhance awareness of intercultural issues in all interactions
  • To facilitate communication and respect between and among people of different cultures
  • To improve intercultural relations, both domestic and global
  • To encourage the highest standards of ethics and conduct among intercultural specialists according to the SIETAR-USA Living Code of Ethical Behavior (learn more)
  • To promote the exchange of information, knowledge, and expertise in the intercultural field

SIETAR USA Statement of Concern Regarding Separation of Immigrant Families at the U.S. Border

On behalf of the Society for Intercultural Education, Training, and Research (SIETAR USA), the Board of Directors would like to express our deep concern and strong opposition to the U.S. Administration’s policy of separating immigrant parents and children who are detained while crossing the border into the United States. ...
[Click here to read the entire SIETAR USA statement]

Al Wight

SIETAR USA honors the life of Albert (Al) Wight, co-founder of SIETAR in 1974, who passed away in April 2018. A lifelong educator and humanitarian, Al made innumerable contributions to the intercultural and broader international sphere via military service, teaching, publishing, consulting, and more.
Please read all about Al's extraordinary life here.

News & Updates

SIETAR USA and SIETAR Minnesota Saturday Seminar
November 17, 2018 in St. Paul, MN

Plan now for your fall professional development! SIETAR USA and SIETAR Minnesota have opened registration for the November 17th Inaugural SIETAR USA Saturday Seminar: Walk the Talk: Achieving Civility and Respect in Times of Polarization. 

This full-day seminar will take place at Concordia University in St. Paul, MN.

For details on this seminar and information on how to register:
Click here to visit the event page.

New Members SIETAR USA
Board of Directors

In January 2018 SIETAR USA welcomed returning board member:

  • President Elect - Sandra Fowler 

Download a description of these board portfolios.

Spotlight on Ethics

The SIETAR USA Ethics Committee and Chair are responsible for the coordination of educational activities designed to support the understanding of and participation in the LIVING CODE. As part of these efforts, the committee presents Critical Incidents to encourage discussion of ethical issues. To participate in these discussions, please visit the Ethics Critical Incidents posted on the Critical Incidents page.

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