Overall Rating Expired
Overall Score Expired
Liaison Bert Jacobson
Submission Date Feb. 3, 2015
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Kankakee Community College
PA-4: Diversity and Equity Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete Expired Bert Jacobson
Dean, Environmental and Institutional Sustainability
Environmental and Institutional Sustainability
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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?:
Yes

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:

The Director of Human Resources is responsible for diversity and equity at KCC. KCC had a separate Diversity Committee last year which is currently merged into the Higher Learning Commission Committee since diversity is a priority for accreditation,


The full-time equivalent of people employed in the diversity and equity office:
4

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 Yes
Staff Yes
Faculty Yes
Administrators Yes

A brief description of the cultural competence trainings and activities:

College-wide cultural training and activities are held regularly throughout the school year and are open to students, faculty, and staff. KCC celebrates a cultural heritage month, regular cultural events for students, but all are free to attend. The college also supports a number of student clubs promoting cultural awareness and acceptance including: Gay Straight Alliance, Brother 2 Brother, Catholic Student Alliance, and Sister Circle


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

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