Multicultural Affairs









Welcome!  The Office of Multicultural Affairs at Hilbert works with all sectors of the college to enhance cultural diversity and to create a campus environment that fosters both academic excellence and appreciation of diversity. The office strives to ensure that multicultural education is built into various facets of student’s college experiences by providing programming, diversity workshops, academic, cultural, and social support. The office is located in 103B Bogel Hall in the Student Success Center.  All are encouraged to stop by for informal visits, or schedule an appointment for formal consultations. 
Upcoming News and Events
Come celebrate with us as we host our 5th Annual MLK Commemoration Lecture activities during the second week of classes.  Two viewings of Gideon's Army will be held on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 12:25  p.m. and Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in 101 Bogel Hall (Palisano Room).  In addition, Dawn Porter, Criminal Justice System Reformer, Attorney, and Filmmaker will serve as our keynote speaker on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 4:00 p.m. with a reception to follow.  The title of her presentation is "Public Defenders: The Keepers of Civil Rights."
Common Ground Club will host its first meeting on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at 3:15 p.m. in Franciscan Hall/Conference Room A. Come learn about the exciting programs that they have in store for the spring semester.
Common Ground Club and OMA hosts Poetry Night on Thursday, February 20, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. in the Upper Level of the Campus Center.
RSVP with the Office of Multicultural Affairs to hold your spot for the SUNY Cortland Student Conference on Diversity, Equity, & Social Justice by March 10, 2014.  The daylong conference will be held on Saturday, April 12, 2014  and their theme is "Speak Up, Speak Out."  All students will receive free transportation, so stop by 103B Bogel Hall to learn more about this trip.