Office of Multicultural Affairs
The Office of Multicultural Affairs leads and supports the College in interweaving diversity into the very fabric of our daily operation and into every aspect of our collegial practices. The office strives to create a welcoming environment for everyone by providing curricula and special programming that teach a fuller appreciation of the uniqueness among diverse groups.
Latest Multicultural News
Open Doors Data Details the Influx of Students From Other Countries
November 19, 2014International Education Week kicked off with the announcement of the preliminary Open Doors data for 2013-14. The data catalog the number of U.S. and international students leaving their home countries to pursue higher education. In the past academic year, nearly 900,000 international students studied in the U.S., compared to the 300,000 U.S. students who went abroad
Harvard and UNC Sued Over Their Admission Policies
November 19, 2014Lawsuits filed Monday against Harvard University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill argue that affirmative action policies should be banned at colleges across the nation. The federal suits allege Harvard and UNC rely on race-based affirmative action policies that impact admissions of high-achieving White and Asian American students.
Federal Judge Trhows Out Bias Suit Against Cincinnati State Tech
November 19, 2014A federal judge in Ohio has rejected a race, gender and sexual orientation discrimination suit by a lesbian African-American instructor whose tenure-track appointment was not renewed at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College. US District Judge Sandra Beckwith rules that Alicia Revely failed to offer sufficient evidence to proceed with any of her employment bias claims.
PA-WAgN presents a One-Day Networking Symposium
December 8, 2014