Tag Archives: diversity

Black Student Coalition

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Tamara Munroe ’12

Takeaways

  • What is the Black Student Coalition (BSC)?
  • What role does the BSC House on campus play?
  • How does the BSC work alongside the new Multicultural House?
  • What programs does the BSC offer?
  • What are Davidson’s strengths and weaknesses in terms of multiculturalism?
  • Follow the BSC on Twitter

Black Student Coalition

Meet the Director of Multicultural Affairs, part 2

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Dr. Tae-Sun Kim, Director of Multicultural Affairs

Takeaways

  • With a fresh set of eyes, what does Dr. Kim view as Davidson’s areas for improvement?
  • What questions should prospective students interested in diversity ask  of colleges during their search process?
  • Dr Kim on the importance of people who are bridge builders

Meet the Director of Multicultural Affairs, Part 2

Meet the Director of Multicultural Affairs, part 1

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Dr. Tae-Sun Kim, Director of Multicultural Affairs

Takeaways

  • Meet the new Director of Multicultural Affairs
  • Learn about the history of  multiculturalism at Davidson
  • What student programs and initiatives does Dr. Kim plan to introduce?
  • What programs does Dr. Kim hope to introduce geared towards faculty and staff?
  • With a fresh set of eyes, what does Dr. Kim view as Davidson’s strengths?

Meet the Director of Multicultural Affairs, Part 1

S.T.R.I.D.E.

Host: Alexis Bibbs

Special Guests
Ernest Jeffries, Assistant Dean of Students

Takeaways

  • What is the STRIDE (Students Together Reaching for Individual Development and Education) program?
  • Learn about the 5 components of STRIDE and how Davidson supports students of color throughout the year.
  • How do first year students become involved in the STRIDE program, and how do students stay involved after their first year?

S.T.R.I.D.E.

Diversity at Davidson: Gay-Straight Alliance

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Zach Koser ‘11
Billy LeBas ‘11
Taylor Whitsett ‘13

Takeaways

  • What is the GSA?
  • Learn about the new Safe Spaces initiative, as well as the general campus climate for GLBTQ students and straight allies
  • Other resources on campus for GLBTQ students includes YANASH (You Are Not A Stranger Here), and the Student Health and Counseling Center

Diversity at Davidson: Gay-Straight Alliance

Ethnic Diversity at Davidson, part 2

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Jesse Johnson,‘12
Iris Leung,‘12
Elyas Munye,‘13

Takeaways

  • What are some other ways Davidson can improve its support for multicultural students?
  • How “Southern” is Davidson?
  • Tips for high school students in the admission process
  • Opportunities to experience different cultures outside of Davidson
  • Explore multicultural life on campus – cultural awareness groups, S.T.R.I.D.E, and exchange programs.

Ethnic Diversity at Davidson, part 2