Peer Educators Step Up for Diversity Education Week
NC State's peer-to-peer diversity educators will facilitate two workshops for students, "Identity Compass" and "Death by A Million Paper Cuts" for NC State’s ninth Diversity Education Week with the theme “Who Are We?: Defining the Wolfpack.”
Leader of the Pack: Diversity Peer Educator Victor Eduardo
DEPTH peer educator Victor Eduardo has received the 2017 Leader of the Pack Award. Among several other honors and achievements, Eduardo has worked in the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity's Diversity Education for Our Peers to Thrive (DEPTH) program for two years, helping to launch the program as an inaugural member.
Cultural Competency Training Initiatives Underway
The term cultural competence first emerged over a decade ago, but cultural competency training is still not provided to all faculty, staff and students at most universities even though it is a crucial skill set for everyone. That is changing at NC State.