Office of Minority Student and Mentoring Programs

The Office of Minority Student and Mentoring Programs plans, promotes and implements programs designed to address issues and concerns of multi-culturalism. It provides a comfortable environment for students of color by assisting them with academic and personal concerns, through programs, workshops and individual sessions.


The Office of Minority Student and Mentoring Programs is committed to retention by providing educational and cultural programs to address this area. The office also provides faculty and staff with information and activities related to diversity issues. Its goal is to empower students to take pride in themselves, their heritage and to achieve academic excellence.

Students are encouraged to visit, participate in programs and assist with the planning of programs designed to produce a more culturally diverse environment.

Mission

The mission of the Office of Minority Student and Mentoring Programs is to support students to achieve academic excellence and to meet the college's goals and objectives of providing a socially and culturally diverse environment.


Location and Contact


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Sister-2-Sister Program Coordinator
Rachel Levy

Office Information

Campus Location:
Student Services Center, L-108

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1046, MS #7
Manchester, CT 06045-1046

Contacts and Hours

Alexander Pineres
Brother-2-Brother Program Coordinator
apineres@mcc.commnet.edu
860-512-3327
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays: 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

Rachel Levy
Sister-2-Sister Program Coordinator
RLevy@mcc.commnet.edu
860-512-3208
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays: 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.


Student Programs

The office exists to provide educational and cultural programs and services to increase the college's efforts in student access, retention and graduation. These programs and services are designed to address issues of multiculturalism and diversity. The office provides a supportive environment for students of color and under-representation by assisting them with academic and social support through programs, workshops, referrals and direct services. The office also provides faculty and staff with information and activities related to issues of diversity.

Students are encouraged to contribute to program development and implementation and participate in the variety of activities and services that the office provides to create a more socially and culturally diverse learning environment.

Last Update: September 24 2014
For additional information, contact: Rachel Levy at rlevy@mcc.commnet.edu or call (860) 512-3208.