Office of Diversity Initiatives

The Office of Diversity Initiatives (ODI) encourages, promotes, and partners with students to advance diversity education programs and activities to build an inclusive and welcoming environment within the college community and the greater Houston area. Spring 2012 Diversity Events


Cultural Celebrations
We support and celebrate underrepresented cultures and events to enhance college life on campus through educational and social experiences such as, Black History Month, WomenDiversity Programming- We encourage participation in programs to raise awareness and build a community of respect as it pertains to diversity, such as the Interracial Dialogue Series and cultural trips.


Diversity Workshops/Presentations
We offer classroom presentations on diversity topics.


Leadership Development
We present on-campus workshops and presentations and provide opportunities for students to attend leadership conferences.


Peer Mentorship Programs
We encourage women students who are interested to join, Women in Network for Growth and Support ( W.I.N.G.S). They must apply and be interviewed, but members have the opportunity to have on-campus and off campus resources and make new friends. We also serve as a support for B4B

Brother for Brother (B4B)
a male initiative program designed to assist in academic, personal, and social development of minority young men.

 
Community Involvement
We promote the importance in making community connections for students to become active citizens.

 

For more information, contact:

Cassandra Boyd
Program Coordinator, Diversity Initiatives
281.765.7936