Tag: Diversity and Inclusion

Hispanic Heritage Month

Greetings, As you may know, from September 15 – October 15 our nation observes Hispanic Heritage Month.  Since its establishment in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson, this has become a time to recognize and honor the history, cultures, and contributions of Hispanic Americans, while celebrating their diverse roots and heritage. The …

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PVCC Faculty and Staff Say Diversity and Inclusion is Important

Greetings all, During a Fall 2013 Learning Week session, twenty of your colleagues engaged in a discussion on the topic of “What is the Role of Diversity and Inclusion in a Learning Centered College?” Discussion yielded a clear and strong message found in such statements as: “research has shown that students develop deeper critical thinking …

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