Purpose: Recognizing that diversity in higher education helps students to compete successfully in an increasingly global market and promotes values of and respect for cultures different from the dominant American culture this organization will promote knowledge and celebrations of non-Western cultures to create a hospitable environment for cultural differences within the Keuka and wider communities. To this end we have adopted the ZULU Proverb “I am because we are, because we are, therefore I am.”
Programs/Events: MSA’s Fashion Show, Community Service, Block Party, Cultural Heritage Month Dinners, Dances
Purpose: P.R.I.D.E. is Keuka College’s Gay-Straight Alliance. Our purpose is to promote awareness and to educate our community and campus about the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender cultures. P.R.I.D.E. encourages acceptance, tolerance, and self pride through campus wide and community involvement. P.R.I.D.E. also provides support for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individual on and off campus.
Programs/Events: Night of Noise, Drag Show, Workshops, Community Service, Ally Week
Purpose: To build unity and team work among its members while promoting diversity and multiculturalism across campus.
Programs/Events: Annual Step Extravaganza, Half-time Show @ Basketball Games, Various campus performances, Community Service
Purpose: To promote equal opportunity for successful academic, social and personal development for all LGBTQ students, staff, faculty and their allies in a safe, supportive, and educational environment.
Vision: To be recognized by current and perspective Keuka College students, parents, families, and friends, as well as by educators and administrators as a campus resource that promotes a safe, supportive, and educational environment for LGBTQ students, faculty, and staff.
Programs/Events: Discussions, Classroom presentations, Volunteer opportunities, Community Service
Purpose: To make our community a better place through mutual respect.
Programs/Events: Community service, Discussions, Self-awareness/self-esteem programs, Community presentations