Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 41.33
Liaison Andrew Bernard
Submission Date May 19, 2014
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STARS v2.0

Central New Mexico Community College
PA-4: Diversity and Equity Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 1.75 / 2.00
"---" indicates that no data was submitted for this field

Does the institution have a diversity and equity committee, office, and/or officer tasked by the administration or governing body to advise on and implement policies, programs, and trainings related to diversity and equity on campus?:

Does the committee, office and/or officer focus on one or both of the following?:
Yes or No
Student diversity and equity Yes
Employee diversity and equity Yes

A brief description of the diversity and equity committee, office and/or officer, including purview and activities:
* Does the institution wish to pursue Part 2 of this credit (accessibility and affordability indicators)? Unknown Yes No * Indicators that the institution is accessible and affordable to low-income students: Percentage (0-100) The percentage of entering students that are low-income The graduation/success rate for low-income students The percentage of student financial need met, on average The percentage of students graduating with no interest-bearing student loan debt The percentage of students that participate in or directly benefit from the institution’s policies and programs to support low-income and non-traditional students

The full-time equivalent of people employed in the diversity and equity office:

The website URL where information about the diversity and equity committee, office and/or officer is available:

Does the institution make cultural competence trainings and activities available to all members of the following groups?:
Yes or No
Students ---
Staff Yes
Faculty Yes
Administrators Yes

A brief description of the cultural competence trainings and activities:
 Maybe unsure how CNM’s commitment to diversity and inclusion will affect student achievement? Come learn the fascinating real reasons why diversity and inclusion is necessary for excellence! Discover how our brains get in the way of our good intentions with students, and what to do about it! In this interactive, engaging (often humorous!) two-hour workshop, find out about barriers and blinders to effective communication across differences, how to shift thinking, and practice new behaviors. Action-packed and action-oriented, you will walk away with a new perspective and some concrete tools!

The website URL where information about the cultural competence trainings is available:

Data source(s) and notes about the submission:
The College does not have full time employees dedicated to an office. Currently all activities are supported by a college wide committee.

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