Tag: Diversity and Inclusion

Next Steps PVCC’s Diversity and Inclusion Agenda

On Tuesday of this week over 125 PVCC students, faculty and staff participated in an engaging and meaningful virtual all-college meeting to listen, better understand, and to “hold a mirror up to” our collective response to the continued deaths of African-Americans while in police custody. The conversation was ably facilitated by Dr. Cathy Mendoza with …

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Extraordinary Hurt and Anguish

With the convergence of three national crises – the recent deaths of George Floyd while in the custody of police and Breonna Taylor, shot by police in her apartment, and the resulting righteous protests, the persistent and overwhelming pandemic, and the growing economic downturn manifested by historical levels of unemployment, I am struck by how …

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