In collaboration with the Office of Equal Opportunity & Diversity Programs, the Diversity Student Ambassadors focus on peer education around diversity and inclusion by developing and assisting with programs targeted towards all communities represented on campus. These individuals bring diverse perspectives and are dedicated to the continuation of support for all members of our community in the pursuit of all-inclusive excellence through diversity. The ambassadors strive to:
If you're interested in becoming an ambassador, the applications will be available around April 2018. If you have any questions about becoming an ambassador or would like to know more about the program in general, you can contact Caroline Duffy at email@example.com.
Beneath the Surface Stories is an all-inclusive event for all members of our community on WCU's campus to share unidentified accounts of discrimination (ex. race & ethnicity, sexual orientation & identity, culture, etc.). Submissions will be showcased at an exhibit to be held on April 9th in the Blue Ridge Conference Center. Click here to submit your story.
Recently, the ambassadors helped with set-up for the Chinese Lunar New Year celebration on February 15, 2018. They will also be helping with the International Festival on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. To learn more about the ambassadors' availability to volunteer, contact Caroline Duffy at firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Daniel Ortiz||Senior||Criminal Justice & Sociology|
|Josiah Buchanan||Junior||International Studies & Political Science|
|David Benoit||Sophomore||Political Science & International Studies|
|Imani Jones||Sophomore||Communication Sciences and Disorders & Special Education|
|Robert Mack||Sophomore||International Studies, Political Science, & Japanese|
|Autumn James||Freshman||Film and Television Production|
|Eric Cotter||International Student||Parks and Recreation Management|
|Caroline Duffy (GA & Coordinator)||Graduate Student||M.Ed. Higher Education Student Affairs|