The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee serves as a working group of students, staff and faculty who evaluate the campus culture and recommend programs and tools to help us grow. We strive to create an inclusive atmosphere. We will provide resources and opportunities to educate ourselves and our community. Co-chairs of this committee are Tami Sells, Assistant Professor of Psychology, and Julie Herek, Instructor of Mathematics.
MACC is a place where all belong. Diversity fuels the MACC spirit empowering people in our inclusive community. We celebrate uniqueness of each individual, and multiple points of view. Be who you are. We like it that way.
Moberly Area Community College embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion by honoring its diverse faculty, staff, and student populations.
(Approved at our Oct 2020 meeting.)
The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Ambassador Scholarship is a special recognition to be awarded at the discretion of the MACC Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee. This award is valued at $500 per semester and is applied to educational expenses charged at Moberly Area Community College, including fees, tuition, lab fees, housing, meal plan, and/or books and supplies. Recipients shall demonstrate good citizenship and a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Recipients must maintain a cumulative 2.00 grade point average each semester and must be seeking a degree or certificate and be enrolled in a minimum of nine (9) credit hours. Additionally, recipients must be active participants on the DEI Committee and provide assistance in DEI related activities, as designated by the DEI Committee chair(s), or designee. The recipient must provide a minimum of 10 hours each semester assisting in DEI related activities. A maximum of five scholarships may be presented annually. This award is renewable for one (1) consecutive semester. Student recipients of this award may reapply in subsequent years.
For more information about this scholarship, and to apply, check out the MACC Scholarship webpage: https://www.macc.edu/scholarships/
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