"The Art of Communication session taught me a lot about
how to effectively convey my thoughts and ideas in group settings. I learned that being an
active listener and finding the underlying cause of conflict definitely can help me to
better serve my organization and find the root of actual problems, rather than merely
addressing the systems. I will continue to apply these skills in my personal relationships
and when I graduate and start working full time."
- Principal Member of Tau Beta Pi
The UC San Diego Principles of Community are core values of the university and the Center for Student Involvement. As student organization leaders, you have a tremendous opportunity to build and shape communities as places of belonging on campus. Communication skills are the building blocks for creating thriving and inclusive groups.
Conflict is inevitable in groups. Students experience it with roommates, in families, and in student organizations. This workshop will use everyday situations on and off campus to explore challenges and strategies for communicating and connecting in diverse groups. Student organization leaders will ...
- learn and practice key communication techniques
- focus on inclusive communication skill building
- understand and practice conflict resolution
- ... all in a fun and interactive way!