SHREI Symposium

Future Symposia

Stanford Global Studies professional development opportunities for community college instructors, including the annual symposium, will now be carried out through the Education Partnership for Internationalizing Curriculum (EPIC). For information, visit EPIC at


The annual SHREI Symposium provided a venue for community college instructors to discuss and share best practices for teaching human rights in a wide range of world areas, academic disciplines, and classroom settings. During the symposium, SHREI Human Rights Educator Fellows presented the projects they developed during the fellowship year. 


2014 Symposium

2013 SHREI Symposium Flyer

2013 Symposium

2013 SHREI Symposium Flyer




2012 Symposium

2012 SHREI Symposium Flyer



SHREI laid the foundation for Stanford Global Studies' new and thematically broadened community college partnership, Education Partnership for Internationalizing Curriculum (EPIC). EPIC focuses on strengthening the internationalization of curricula and the professionalization of language instruction at community colleges and K-12 institutions and includes the following programs for community college instructors:

  • Fellows Program and Symposium
  • Professional Development Workshops
  • Foreign Language Professional Development Workshops

For information on future workshops, symposia, and fellows programs, visit EPIC at


SHREI Newsletter Winter 2014 image

SHREI Newsletter Winter 2014
New Workshops for Community College Instructors; Art at De Anza College; 2013-14 SHREI Fellows; 2014 SHREI Symposium; Upcoming Film Screening; Outstanding Student Project Award Read More

SHREI Newsletter Fall 2012 
SHREI Announces 2012-13 Human Rights Educator Fellows; Recap: 2012 Symposium. Read More



Multiple email phishing/scam attempts are circulating claiming that SHREI and other organizations (such as the Gates Foundation) are hosting human rights conferences over the coming months. This is not true. Please do not register for SHREI conferences except through this website.