* foster individual self worth
* promote understanding and acceptance of individual differences
* recognize and negate over-generalizations and stereotypes
* communicate across cultural lines
* understand and appreciate the differences among various ethnic groups
* explore the varying levels of reaction to prejudice, discrimination, and hate
* learn how these reactions lead to violence.
* learn to recognize your own and others' biases
* take personal responsibility for combating prejudice and discrimination
* receive instruction that will help you discover viable methods for solving conflicts peacefully.