BaCE workshops registration

Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI)

BaCEBe sure to complete your IDI pre-assessment prior to participating in any BaCE workshop below. Measuring both mindset and skillset, the IDI pre-assessment allows you to see how you make sense of and respond to cultural differences. It will only require 15 – 30 minutes of your time to complete!

Register for the IDI pre-assessment

Faculty and staff may register for BaCE sessions on Percipio by using the WSU Vancouver BaCE Channel. Click "Attend" to see a list of available sessions.

BaCE: Summer Pedagogy Academy
Noon – 4:30 p.m. May 31, June 4, 6 and 7
Undergraduate Building, Room 130

Register for the 2024 BaCE Summer Pedagogy Academy

The 2024 BaCE Summer Pedagogy Academy provides equity-minded tools and supports culturally sustaining teaching practices. These tools impact student success, retention and sense of belonging. Along with pedagogical tools to impact the classroom, participants will receive a $400 stipend and 5 hours toward the BaCE program certificate. The academy is open to all faculty, including graduate student associates.

  • Facilitator: Shameem Rakha
  • Prerequisite: IDI Pre-Assessment
  • Groups: 1, 2, 3, 4

Group 4 workshops


Register for Building Belonging

Join a safe, brave and welcoming space to explore the characteristics of spaces that create inclusion and belonging, to learn the behaviors that support and prevent belonging, and to set action steps to build inclusive spaces where each team member can thrive.

  • Facilitators: Sheila Gray and Elisha Hardekopf
  • Prerequisite: IDI Pre-Assessment required for WSU Vancouver participants
  • This workshop recognizes Juneteenth and LGBTQ+ Pride Month
  • A Group 4 workshop for Vancouver participants
Who can participate:
WSU employees


Register for Safe Zone LGBTQ+ Advocate Training

Engage in information gathering, discussion and activities to recognize and support LGBTQ+ and gender-variant communities. Receive tools to create spaces of safety and advocacy, as well as explore your own identities and relationship with queerness. A Safe Zone Placard will be awarded for completion of this session.

  • Facilitators: Bari Boyd and Elisha Hardekopf
  • Prerequisite: IDI pre-assessment required
  • A Group 4 Workshop
  • This session recognizes LGBTQ+ Pride Month
Who can participate:
WSU Vancouver graduate students, staff, faculty, supervisors and administrators