Alma College’s Statement on Diversity and Inclusion
Alma College recognizes that we are all transformed when we celebrate and value the varied identities, backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives in our campus community. We are committed to recognizing and removing barriers to success and providing equitable access to opportunities through education and advocacy. In our increasingly diverse campus and world, we pledge to create a climate where everyone is safe and free to grow intellectually, spiritually, and emotionally.
Laptop Loaner Program
The purpose of the Diversity and Inclusion Laptop Loaner Program is to provide longterm laptop rentals to students with significant financial need.
Alma College has many student organizations that address the needs of our diverse students. Here is a link to those organizations: Student Organizations.
January 17, 2022
- Jan 17 3 p.m. - 4 p.m. MLK Week Keynote: Candice Marie Benbow
January 21, 2022
- Jan 21 5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m. MLK Week 2022 Unity Celebration
Students will not have class and are instead encouraged to participate in activities honoring Martin Luther King Jr.
“Alma College has impacted my life in so many ways. When I first came to Alma, I didn’t know who I was. I was worried that I wouldn’t make friends and that no one would understand me. I quickly experienced the opposite,” she said.
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion celebrated Asian Pacific American Heritage Month 2020 by featuring profiles of our AAPI faculty on our Instagram page. We conclude our celebration with Professor of History, Dr. Liping Bu’s beautiful story about her work and journey here at Alma College.
During Fall 2019’s Fall break, Campbell Scholars participate in their first Leadership Retreat. Here’s how it went!
“There is so much potential for Alma College to be a leader as a college that embraces spiritual life. I love being available and seeing how many students want to enjoy and practice their faith.” — Andrew Pomerville