Multicultural Center Events

The Multicultural Center (MCC) is a place where students meet, study, engage in critical dialogue, participate in various activities and community programming.

Upcoming Multicultural Center Events

Join us on May 11 at 6 p.m. for the Academic Excellence and Achievement Ceremony.
Watch via Livestream.

Using the Multicultural Center

The Multicultural Center is now taking reservation requests. If you would like to host your club meeting once a month in the center or host your weekly meetings, contact Njeri Clement at multiculturalcenter@sctcc.edu. We are open to working with students who are not a part of a club to host programs on identity, social justice, equity and inclusion. 

Meeting Resources

  • The center has a monitor and access to a sound system.
  • If a group needs other audio visuals, the group organizer will need to make their own audio request from IT. 
  • Everything in the center is on wheels and moveable. The space should easily adjust to meet your needs.
  • If food or drinks will be used in the space during an event, we ask that all guests help maintain a clean and healthy environment by disposing of all waste and recyclables. 
  • Food arrangements must be made through Becky at Consolidated Food Management Services. Cmco66@consolidatedmgmt.com 

The Multicultural Center organizes cultural identity-based graduation events for graduating students to celebrate their culture and recognize the accomplishments of the graduating class. We invite you to participate in the Latinx, African, and African American, Asian, Pacific Islander, Middle Eastern, and Native American and other cultural graduation ceremonies. For more information contact multiculturalcenter@sctcc.edu.

SCTCC Graduation

SCTCC is happy to celebrate Commencement ceremonies every spring for its summer, fall, and spring graduates.

Learn more about SCTCC's Commencement here.

Students: You need to apply for graduation to receive your degree! The Application for Graduation is now available. All students who have applied for graduation for fall 2021 and spring 2022 by April 15, 2022 will be included in the commencement program, livestream credits, and any public congratulations message.

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Are you an SCTCC student and interested in working at the Multicultural Center? Available positions can be found at this link.

Application Process

  • Please check with the Financial Aid office if you are eligible for work study.
  • Complete the application form available at the Multicultural Center Room 313 or click the link: Multicultural Center Employment Application
  • Email your completed application form to njeri.clement@sctcc.edu using the subject line “Multicultural Programs Student Assistant”
  • Interview with the Director 

Hours Per Week Required: 20 hours per week (Flexible days and hours).

Pay Rate: $ 12/hr. 

Available positions can be found at this link.


Multicultural Grand Opening

On Wednesday, Nov. 10, the grand opening took place in its new location, Northway Building room 1-313, with Pres. Cheek, SCTCC students, and the mayor of St. Cloud making remarks on the history and necessity of the Center for SCTCC. Vice President of Cultural Fluency, Equity, and Inclusion, Debra Leigh, emceed. The event was livestreamed from the Center.

“Human beings are social creatures, and we all have a fundamental motivation to be accepted into relationships with others and be part of social groups,” said SCTCC Pres. Cheek. “The need to feel a sense of belonging is something we all share. It is part of being human. The SCTCC Multicultural Center is our college’s recognition and acknowledgement of everyone’s need to belong. It is a clear indication, a shining signal, and tangible evidence that everyone is welcome at SCTCC.”

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Media & Resources

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Articles

Source: https://libguides.reynolds.edu/diversity/diversity-videos-articles

Want to learn about something specific or have an article, podcast, or other item that could be listed?

Email multiculturalcenter@sctcc.edu with your suggestions.


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