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Paletas y Pláticas – Race, Ethnicity & Colorism

DEI 101 Workshop - Paletas y Pláticas



GateWay Community College supports the success of all its students. To help the college achieve this goal, the Center for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion works toward a just community college experience where all students feel valued in our community, encounter personal growth and succeed in their academic journey.

Paletas y Pláticas – Race, Ethnicity & Colorism

In celebration of Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) Week and Hispanic Heritage Month, GateWay's Center for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in partnership with Student Life and Leadership, will host special editions of DEI 101 workshops on Race, Ethnicity & Colorism with a focus on how these appear in Latin American and Latinx/a/o culture. In-person attendees will receive a free paleta for participating! 

Stop by the Center for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in-person or join us online for a free new workshop every other Wednesday and Thursday at 12pm.

Wednesday, Sept. 15 and Thursday, Sept. 16 | 12 p.m.
Room MA1189

Register Here!

*This program is sponsored by GateWay’s U.S. Department of Education Title V Hispanic Serving Institution grant ÉXITO (#P031S190167).