At 3:30 pm this Thursday March 23rd Dr. Duane Elmer (Ph.D., Michigan State U.) director of the Ph.D. program in educational studies and the G. W. Aldeen Chair of International Studies at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, Illinois will be speaking at the International Christian Community on Nicanor Aguilar and Solano (just north & east of Mt. Sinai Hospital). Doors open at 3:00 PM.
Dr. Elmer who was recently quoted in a Cuenca High Life article has provided cross-cultural training to Fortune 500 companies, relief and development agencies, mission organizations, churches and educational institutions around the world. He has also authored many books on the subject from a Christian perspective that are available through Amazon.com.
Questions such as: How can we do a better job of understanding and appreciating cultural differences? How do we deal with culture shock? And can we truly connect with those we meet? These and many other questions will be addressed. The event is free to all and refreshments will be served.