Diversity Committee

Helena College Diversity & Inclusion Committee

diversity and inclusion

Join us for Diversity Wednesdays

September 12th Unpacking Diversity and Inclusion at Helena College: Ever wonder what diversity and inclusion actually means but were too scared to ask?  Come to the Diversity & Inclusion Committee’s workshop on September 12th from 12pm – 1pm in DON 119 and help contribute to a conversation on why diversity and inclusion matters at Helena College.

September 26th - Diversity Wednesdays presents a screening of MTV Productions White People

 White People: What does it mean to be white? MTV's "White People" is a groundbreaking documentary on race that aims to answer that question from the viewpoint of young white people living in America today.

Helena College’s Statement on Diversity

Mission

At Helena College, we recognize and accept each individual is a unique combination of thoughts, beliefs (religious, political and ideological), socio-economic status, race (biological), ethnicity (cultural), age, gender, sexual orientation, and physical abilities, and we value these differences through shared governance, program offerings and collegiate activities.

Diversity Core Values

  • Acceptance
  • Respect
  • Understanding
  • Recognition
  • Inclusion

Vision:

To have a college committed to embracing the rich dimensions of diversity contained within each individual.

About the Diversity & Inclusion Committee

The committee is comprised of representatives from all areas of our college.

The scope of the Committee, which includes a Committee Chair, a Program Coordinator, and an Academic Liaison, is to integrate diversity into all aspects of the college, including

  • Admissions/enrollment Practices
  • Recruitment and employment practices
  • Communications, publications, and promotions
  • Programming, both academic and institutional
  • Institutional organizations, services, and events
  • Community partnerships
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