Multicultural Student Initiatives

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Mission Statement

The mission of the Office of Multicultural Initiatives is to provide leadership geared toward developing and maintaining a welcoming, supportive and inclusive environment to students from a diverse background; through advocacy, leadership development, and diversity, inclusion, multicultural and social justice education and training. The office is also committed to working collaboratively with the campus community in fostering the strategic initiatives on diversity and inclusion for the college as well as the college’s broad mission on academic excellence and student success.


Faith Tiemann
Director, Multicultural Student Initiatives

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