Overview of Programs

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Executive Director, Institutional Equity and Diversity
301-870-3008 ext. 7658
La Plata Campus, Room CC 208

Coordinator, Diversity Institute/Men of Excellence Mentoring Program
Timothy Fenner
301-870-3008 ext. 4743
La Plata Campus, Room CC 208

Diversity Institute

The Institute, in collaboration with others, offers a range of programs and services that seek to accomplish its vision and mission. The broad categories of programs offered are listed below:

Diversity Training & Certification

  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Cultural Competency
  • Unconscious Bias
  • Respectful Workplace: Communication Across Cultures
  • Workplace Bullying
  • Building and Managing Diverse Teams

Dialogue and Community Engagement

  • Public forums and lectures
  • Sustained inter-group dialogues
  • Multicultural clubs

Conflict Resolution

  • Models for Resolving Disagreements and Disputes
  • Effective Communication Across Difference

Youth Leadership and Social Justice

  • Experiential Learning Models
  • Leadership and Social Change
  • Civic Engagement Activities
  • Annual Leadership Conference
  • Summer Camps

Research and Policy Development

  • Base line surveys
  • White papers
  • Focus groups
  • Annual Conference for County Advancement