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Equity at Olympic College

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Our Committment

Olympic College promotes inclusive practices that leverage diverse perspectives, talents, experiences, and cultures as catalysts for educational excellence. We strive to ensure that all members of the College community enjoy equal opportunity and equitable outcomes.


Vice President for Equity & Inclusion

Cheryl Nuñez joined Olympic College in 2015 as the college’s first Vice President for Equity & Inclusion. She launched several successful programs including the Equity & Excellence Lecture Series, Campus Climate Discussion, and the Equity & Inclusion Scorecard.

Cheryl is strengthening partnerships in the community and developing a comprehensive strategic plan to ensure the College’s diversity efforts are aligned with its Mission, Vision, Values and Strategic Goals. 

Learn more about the Office of the Vice President for Equity & Inclusion.

Upcomming Events

Every quarter Olympic College hosts events that engage our community. For a list of upcoming events, visit our Equity Events page.

News

OC held two Presidential Equity & Excellence Lecutres during the 2016/17 academic year. 

The first lecture, on Jan. 11 2017, featured Civil Rights activist, scholar and author Angela Davis, and was attended by more than 800 from the community and generated significant media coverage: 

The second lecture, featuring University of Illinois African American studies professor Dr. Barbar Ransby, was held at Bremerton's historic Admiral Theater. 

Quarterly Newsletter

In Visioning Equity & Inclusion, we share monthly updates about OC's Equity & Inclusion initiatives. Check out the latest edition, and sign up to receive the newsletter by email. 

Recent Editions

Resources - links coming soon

At Olympic College, we are committed to supporting our community through programs and curriculum that leverage diverse perspectives and talents, as catalysts for educational excellence.