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Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI)

Building an Antiracist Culture at Palomar College

Author: Jack Kahn

Empowered Women Projects at Palomar this Fall

This August 2020, the Empowered Women channel launched on Microsoft Teams. Around November 2020, no date confirmed yet, Palomar College will be hosting a virtual event for the American Association for Women in Community College, San Diego Chapter. If you would like to join the Empowered Women channel, please join the Equity and Inclusion Teams.… Read the rest “Empowered Women Projects at Palomar this Fall”

Plenary 2020 Dedicated to Antiracism Work & Action

The Palomar College Fall 2020 plenary event was designed with a strong focus on two areas, online teaching and institutionalizing antiracism.

For our first day of plenary, several of our Palomar employees volunteered their time to lead valuable workshops to help Palomar College institutionalize antiracism, which included the following workshops: “Combating Racism:  How you can make a difference,”  “Bridges, not Walls: Palomar College Puente Program,”  “From Black Lives Matter to Black Students Matter: How Can You Help Support Umoja Students Virtually?”… Read the rest “Plenary 2020 Dedicated to Antiracism Work & Action”

Africana Studies for Staff, Faculty, and Admin at Palomar College

We wanted to encourage everyone (faculty, staff, admin) to enroll in the Africana Studies 101 class this fall being offered by Drs Rafiki Jenkins and Martin Japtok.  More information can be  found here.  If you  have trouble enrolling, don’t hesitate to reach out and ask for help! … Read the rest “Africana Studies for Staff, Faculty, and Admin at Palomar College”

Posters for Inclusion Project

MATCH in collaboration with the counseling department has created the ‘Student Edification Project’. You will soon see in many classrooms’ posters that validate, engage, and give students a sense of belonging to succeed in our classes. We want to encourage students to persevere in our classes, and by attending to their affective domain we will together edify them so they can gain agency and focus on our class content.  … Read the rest “Posters for Inclusion Project”

White Allies for Antiracism at Palomar College

White Allies for Antiracism at Palomar College

A new  group has formed at  Palomar  College  over the summer to support antiracist  efforts.  This group is open to and inclusive of all employees of Palomar College. This group’s focus is listening, learning, collaborating, and acting in support of BIPOC colleagues at Palomar College.  … Read the rest “White Allies for Antiracism at Palomar College”