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Promoting Cultural Awareness

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Celebrating Culture and Diversity

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Collaborating On and Off Campus

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Important Notice

The Paul J. Burgett Intercultural Center (BIC) continues to support our campus community with a range of services. To ensure the health of the entire University community, any assistance and appointments will take place by email, phone call, or via Zoom. Our Center is located at 305 Douglass Commons and is currently open during specific drop-in hours.

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If you would like to schedule a meeting with the BIC Professional Staff, please see below Calendly links to schedule your virtual meeting with us. We look forward to speaking with you.
Jessica Guzman-ReaDirector
Col RaimondLGBTQ Coordinator
Monica AstacioAdministrative Assistant

Please note: The following meet-ups will be rescheduled for the spring semester. A new schedule will be posted once it is available.

  • Indigenous Latinx Heritage
  • Disabled Student
  • LGBTQ+ First-year
  • First-year BIPOC Queer

Diversity Award Winners


The One Community program is held each year during Orientation. First-year students explore their own identities, hear stories of others’ experiences, and learn to address situations that arise from topics such as race, class, ability, gender, sexual orientation, religion, and other identity markers.

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2013Paul J. Burgett Intercultural Center is established

Established in 2013, the center is named for Paul Burgett, former vice president and senior advisor to the University President.

Medallion Program

Creating an Inclusive Community

Building a community is a powerful process which helps us learn about ourselves and relate to others in new ways. The Medallion Program workshops explore in-depth our six communal principles of fairness, freedom, honesty, inclusion, respect, and responsibility, as well as what they mean to the College and for the individual student.

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