Human Resources - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois

Lake Land College Human Resources

Diversity and Inclusion

Purpose: Provide leadership to educate, advocate and celebrate diversity including making recommendations to the college administration to create a more inclusive environment

FY 2013 Goals FY 2013 Objectives
Provide educational opportunities for students and staff.
  • Provide opportunities for staff training.
  • Provide diversity-awareness focused student events.
  • Collaborate with Employee Development Committee to offer at least one diversity-focused staff development event annually and to integrate multicultural perspectives in the learning environment

Provide ongoing diversity education information.
  • Create a website and newsletter including information regarding college and other local resources for diversity related activities, events and interests.

Coordinate campus celebrations related to diversity
  • Continue to implement programming celebrating the heritage of diverse groups (Hispanic Heritage Month, Black History Month, Multicultural Awareness, for example)

Facilitate development of a more inclusive environment for students and staff free of bias
  • Assess outcomes of work through surveying students and staff and develop programs accordingly
  • Make recommendations to college administration