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.

Past Events & Development

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

  • Campus-Wide Read, The Bluest Eye by Toni Morrison
    Cultural Competency presentation to Student Ambassadors

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