Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 28.80
Liaison Barry Schwalbe
Submission Date July 26, 2011
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Richland Community College
PAE-6: Diversity and Equity Coordination

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Denise Crews
Vice-President
Student & Academic Services
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Does the institution have a diversity and equity committee?:
Yes

The charter or mission statement of the committee or a brief description of the committee's purview and activities :

The initial mission of the committee was to promote and measure campus diversity and address other issued related to diversity. As the committee developed, it developed recommendations for diversity training for faculty and staff as well as sponsored focus groups to assess campus climate for students and staff. The Committee also worked closely to implement recommendations for the Continuous Improvement Team that was focused on faculty recruitment and hiring.


Members of the committee, including affiliations :

Dr. Tod Treat, Vice President, Student and Academic Services
Marcus Brown, Dean, Enrollment Services
Deborah McGee, Director of Student Development
Kathy Carter, Director of Scholarships and Alumni Development
Kathy Lee, Professor/Director of Surgical Tech Program
Pixie Fennessey, Professor, Psychology
Steve Gilbertz, Associate Professor, Business
Karen Becker, Professor, English
Evyonne Hawkins, Assistant Professor, Education and African American Studies
Laquitta Ford, Director, Student Support Services (TRIO)
Margaret Swaim, Secretary, Learning Accomodation Services
Stuart Coon, Counselor


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Does the institution have a diversity and equity office?:
No

A brief description of the diversity office:
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The number of people employed in the diversity office:
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Does the institution have a diversity and equity coordinator?:
No

Diversity coordinator’s name:
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