AMSA's Local Chapter Project Directory

PROJECT DESCRIPTION/CONTACT INFORMATION
Project title Cultural Competency Week
Project type(s) Speaker
Date completed 02/2006
Chapter University of Illinois COM @ Chicago
Project Coordinator Jenny Tsang
Summary of project AMSA invited all of the UIC-COM student organizations to do a 20 minute presentation about their culture, specifically asking the organziations to provide some clinically relevant information. Eight student organziations joined us for this effort for a week's worth of lunchtime programming.

Content area Other
Number of participants 150
Participant hours involved 300 hour(s)
PROJECT PLANNING
Coordinator roles
Coordinator hours hour(s)
FUNDING & ADVERTISING
Total project cost $400
Project funding Local chapter funds
Funding breakdown of sources and/or donations:
Project advertising Email and announcements on the classroom blackboards.
PROJECT EVALUATION
Success rating
(1 = unsuccesful, 5 = very successful)
5
Lessons/suggestions Talk to student group leadership early on in the year to determine their programming schedule to avoid conflicts or combine speakers (we lucked out--almost had SNMA conflict with their efforts for African-American History Month).