Grant Recipients


"A Family Affair Multicultural Student Reception, Regena Brown, Admissions"
"Reception to introduce newly admitted minority students and their families to the UNCCharlotte campus community. Amount awarded: $5,000"
"Architecture as Activism-Diversity Through Design, Linda Samuels, Architecture"
"Art and architecture students and faculty collaborate with the staff and neighbors of Urban Ministry's Community Works 945 art, soccer, and community garden program for the homeless of Charlotte. Amount awarded: $4,950"
"Community and Communities Across the African Diaspora, Robert Smith, Africana Studies"
"5th Annual UNCCharlotte Symposium on the African Diaspora is a two-day seminar to expose the campus community to pertinent issues impacting the African Diaspora. Amount awarded: $1,625"
"Diversity in the Workplace, Shirley Greene Jackson, Human Resources"
"Consultant presents Diversity in the Workplace session at leadership conference for supervisors and managers. Amount awarded: $1,200"
"Gifts From My Ancestors, Robert Smith, Africana Studies"
"Concert and lecture by Calvin Earl emphasizes the significance of African American Spirituals. Amount awarded: $1,125"
"Hispanic Cultural Competence Classroom-Based Workshop, Lisa Wagnes and Donna Kazemi, Nursing"
"Cultural diversity workshop series will increase the knowledge of nursing students and faculty about Hispanic culture and language. Amount awarded: $5,000"
The African/American Connection
"Film, discussion, and guest lecturers educate students and faculty about Africa and the connection between Africa and America. Amount awarded: $4,200"