VSAcademy Themes

Our main themes for the 2018 – 2019 term are Cultural Awareness, Professional Development, Organizational Development, and Personal Development.

Cultural Awareness:  to be culturally aware is to understand that cultural differences do exist and to be sensitive to and respect those differences when interacting with people whose customs and worldview may be different from our own.

Personal Development:  efforts to develop your intellectual, emotional, physical, spiritual growth in life.

Professional Development: the process of improving and increasing capabilities for your professional career.

Organizational Development:  practice and knowledge of planned systemic change to increase an organization’s effectiveness and well-being.