International and Diversity Offices Look for Ways to Work Together

In many ways, colleges' international offices and diversity offices have similar missions: Both serve students whose backgrounds often differ from the rest of the student body. Each seeks to expose all students to cultures or belief systems unlike their own.

Yet, too often, despite their commonalities, those offices don't play together.

A two-day meeting here aims to bridge that divide. Organized by the American Council on Education, the gathering, which attracted dozens of