Cultivate a campus environment that embraces and celebrates diversity.

Implementation strategies 

  • Enhance the facilities and programming of the Intercultural Resource Center, which sponsors educational and cultural outreach programs and is a vital campus resource for a range of intercultural concerns. 
  • Expand programming that celebrates cultural differences, fosters intercultural communication, and promotes greater understanding among people of different backgrounds. 
  •  Evaluate the accessibility of college facilities and work to eliminate physical barriers.
  • Foster open communications and shared knowledge about diversity and accessibility issues.          
  • Increase efforts to recruit and retain a diverse faculty and staff.
  • Develop programs to ease the transition to Gettysburg for international students, faculty, and staff.
  • Recognize the special contributions by members of the campus community that help promote diversity, accessibility and cultural awareness.