EIC Events


All in-person College events are cancelled until further notice. For more information about how the College is prioritizing the health and safety of students and employees, please visit the COVID-19 Information page.

Diversity Awareness Calendar - A list of the widely recognized awareness months and day(s) for a specific group, culture or cause intended to help raise awareness, promote understanding, and celebrate achievements.

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events at this time.

Outside Professional Development Opportunities

Fall 2021 North Carolina Student Success Center Workshops - August-December. The NC Student Success Center is happy to announce its excellent Fall 2021 line-up of professional development workshops. These virtual workshops are available for free to all faculty and staff at all 58 NC community colleges. Presenters from a variety of our colleges, along with national experts and representatives from the College Foundation of North Carolina, will be featured.

For a downloadable PDF list of workshop titles and descriptions, as well as registration links, click here.

Past Events & Development

2021

January

February

  • Black History Month Workshop - Hannah Scott, Dr. Beverly Brown, presenters
  • Women's History Month Discussion

April

  • Passion versus Paycheck Webinar - Man2Man - Dr. Dale Rader, presenter; George Clark, facilitator
  • The Importance of Networking Webinar - Man2Man - Gregory Cain, presenter
  • From Maleness to Manhood Webinar - Man2Man - Skip McCall, presenter
  • Holistic Advising: Aligning Students' Academic and Life Goals Workshop

May

  • Intersectionality Training
  • Safe Zone Training 101

2020

January

  • Striving towards Cultural Competency through Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
  • MLK Jr. Celebration

February

  • Toni Morrison Speaker Series
  • Cultural Competency faculty & staff discussion group
  • The Colorful Collage:  A Celebration of African-American Literature and Music

March

  • Let’s Talk: Microaggressions & Unconscious Bias faculty & staff roundtable

August

2019

March

  • Doris Betts Literary Festival featuring North Carolina Poet Laureate Jackie Shelton Green 
  • Inclusive Advising professional development

May

  • Safe Zone Project
  • Women in Higher Education Conference at NC A&T

August

September

  • NCCCS Equity Report emailed and reviewed by campus (Review of gender and race/ethnicity)
  • Community Resource Fair- Main Campus Circle

October

  • NCCCS Conference presentation, "Developing Diversity that Is Embedded into the Fabric of the College
  • "Let’s Talk" Mentoring & Diversity & Inclusion faculty & staff roundtable
  • EIC representatives attend “Deficit Minded to Equity Minded,” a NCCCS Equity Session, to better support underserved students

2018

  • Unconscious Bias professional development
  • EIC representatives attend Black Minds Matter webinar series
  • Courageous Conversations, Communicating with the LGBTQ Community, facilitated by student SAFE Club members

January

  • Equality or Equity? professional development
  • Inclusion professional development
  • MLK Jr. Celebration

February

  • African American Literature Reading

March

  • Inclusive Advising professional development
  • Student Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Survey
  • Equity, Part II professional development
  • Unconscious Bias professional development
  • Law Enforcement Open Forum

May

  • I Am Not Your Negro film screening and Lunch & Learn

August

  • Diversity, equity and inclusion slides/video included in new student orientation and new faculty/staff orientation
    LGBTQIA+ workshop- SAFE Zone
    Equity and Inclusion presentation with Student Government Association

2017

  • Bimonthly educational e-mail "blasts" sent by EIC

January

  • MLK Jr. Celebration

August

  • Campus-Wide Read, Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson, followed by book club discussions

October

  • Safe Zone workshop, facilitated by Kayla Lisenby