The next One Huntsville will take place on Tuesday, May 21st at the National Children’s Advocacy Center (210 Pratt Ave, 35801).
Our format is to have informal table discussion from 5:00 until 5:45 pm. After a time of sharing community news, the program begins around 6:00 pm. If you cannot come for the full time, feel free to come anytime between 5:00 and 7:00 pm.
Dinner is a catered mini-buffet. The cost of dinner is $8. If not eating, we request a donation of $2 to help cover cost of the facility.
One Huntsville welcomes Deborah Levine, the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the renowned American Diversity Report (launched in 2006) through which she provides leadership designed to develop and implement training for diverse teams locally and globally. Based in Chattanooga, her fields of expertise and regular practice include cross-cultural understanding, diversity training, urban planning, and creating community organizations and initiatives. An award-winning author, her writing spans decades of published articles. She is also listed among the 2013 Champions of Diversity by DiversityBusiness.com.
Committed to developing the new Cross Cultural School of the South, she trains “New Southerners” to acculturate to the culture of the US Southeast while going global. She joins us with a special interest in sharing as a pioneer in the field of Global Leadership training. Her book “Inspire Your Inner Global Leader” was field tested in Youth Global Leadership Classes co-taught with Volkswagen executives and is now available for use and application.
Ms. Levine is a product of Harvard and New York University (NYU – BS, Cultural Anthropology), University of Illinois at Chicago (MUPP, Urban Planning & Policy/Arts & Culture) and Spertus Institute (MA, Jewish Studies). She has received research fellowships from UCLA and the American Jewish Archives.Read More
A GATHERING FOR GROUPS AND INDIVIDUALS
COMMITTED TO ADVANCING INTERNATIONAL CONNECTIONS AND COMMON GLOBAL WORK IN OUR COMMUNITY
Wednesday, May 22, from 8:30 to 9:45
109 Gates Avenue (At Fountain Circle – just across the street from City Hall)
Coffee and Pastries Provided (RSVP NOT NECESSARY – modest donations to offset costs welcome)
Sponsored by the Huntsville Area Inclusive Communities Movement
With Support From One Huntsville and the International Services Council of Alabama
Deborah Levine will provide some initial comments on her work in:
• Inspiring the inner global leader
• Identifying trends in global leadership in local communities
• Learning from best practice cross-cultural training that worksRead More
Richard Thornton will be leading the discussion on “New Dimensions of Spiritual Identity: Exploring Spiritual Practices from Other Traditions”, chapter six in Getting to the Heart of Interfaith, our current text co-written by an imam, a rabbi and a pastor.
When: Thursday, May 2
Time: 7:00 – 9:00
Where: Saint Thomas Episcopal (12200 Bailey Cove Rd SE Huntsville, AL 35803)
We meet in the parlor. Enter by the first door on your right (hidden until you’ve parked) as you turn into the church’s main parking lot.
For more information:
Associate Professor Emeritus (German)
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, Alabama 35899 USA