The Center for Diversity Education and Advocacy creates meaningful and substantive opportunities for students, faculty, staff and community to share, learn and grow in understanding and appreciation of cultural differences and similarities.
Globalization requires students to have a distinct set of interpersonal skills that fosters a sense of cultural sensitivity. The Center for Diversity Education and Advocacy promotes a campus community that affirms an understanding and appreciation of diversity and encourages inclusiveness of and respect for different cultures.
The center provides a variety of educational, social and cultural activities and programs that promote awareness and increase support and appreciation for diversity at Bridgewater College. Cultural awareness programs, student leadership initiatives, mentoring programs and international awareness are among the programs sponsored by the center.