Skip to content
When autocomplete options are available, use up and down arrows to review and enter to select.

Cultural Competency

Program Description

In an effort to foster an appreciation of other cultures, this initiative involves a multitude of projects and opportunities that include, but are not limited to:

  • Training for academic units/schools
  • In classroom instruction provided by the Associate Director of Student Engagement, Director of Education & Professional Development, or Graduate Student Assistant
  • Resource networking for ongoing engagement with institutional diversity advancements

Cultural competency programming is intentional about student, faculty, and staff development through engaging and advancing their awareness, knowledge, and skills.

  • Multicultural Awareness constitutes those values, attitudes, and assumptions essential to working with those culturally different than one’s self
  • Multicultural Knowledge is content knowledge about various cultural groups that are typically not taught in preparation programs
  • Multicultural Skills consist of those behaviors that allow one to effectively apply multicultural awareness and knowledge that has been internalized.   

Program Opportunities include (but are not limited to):

  • Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15- October 15)
  • African American History Month (February)
  • Women's History Month (March)
  • Lecture Series
  • Alternative Convocation
chat live 2 Chat Live
Asset 1 Request Info
Asset 1 Apply Now
visit Visit Liberty