Facilitator Information

Application deadline extended by September 11, 2020

Responsibilities for Facilitators:

As a facilitator, your responsibilities include:

  1. Attending a facilitator training in September 24, and October 8, 2020 (Virtual).
  2. Facilitating a conversation meeting once a week for the fall 2020 to the spring 2021 (Virtual).
  3. Creating and maintaining an individual reflection blog which includes themes, successes and concerns merging during the conversation.
  4. Providing a few comments on other facilitators' blogs every week.
  5. Reserving room(s) for each conversation meeting on Campus
  6. Sending out email about the date, time, and venue of the weekly conversation meetings.
  7. Gaining a deeper understanding from others through equitable and meaningful cross-cultural and professional conversation
  8. Responding to survey questionnaires and comments about the program.


  1. Establishing professional networking within the different schools at UMB.
  2. Communicating your professional and academic work to participants in other professions
  3. Gaining leadership skill.
  4. Developing practical time management and logistic skills.
  5. Improving your critical or strategical thinking.
  6. Having fun.
  7. Learning new perspectives that enhance your worldview.

*Please read Guidelines for Conversation, Academic integrityTitle IX and Family Educaional Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) before submitting your application.

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