The Diversity Center offers informationals, workshops, discussions and support groups for our SUNY CCC and local community. We are focused on helping our community connect and build deeper bonds with each other.
Women's Herstory Month 2021
Celebrating Women in STEM
To highlight Women In STEM, the SUNY CCC Diversity Center has invited a few women leaders in STEM to share their inspirations, journey, achievements, and how to improve gender equity challenges in organizations.
Joining us on Wednesday, March 24 from 3pm - 4:30pm, will be Janelle Wellons, Instrument Operations Engineer, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory; Yvonne Burton, Research Technician and Ashley Lomboy, Division Information Security Manager, Optical Fiber & Cables, Corning Incorporated.
Joining us on day 2, Thursday, March 25 from 6pm - 7:30pm, will be Dr. Christa Heyward, PhD. Immunologist, Cell Biologist; Indrani Bhattacharyya, Sr. Research Scientist, Thin Films and Surfaces, and Ruchi Tandon, Chemist and University Collaborations Manager, Corning Incorporated.
There will be 3 breakouts on each day then a short panel discussion led by Madison Cunningham, SUNY CCC student. The breakouts will allow for the speakers to tell their story then the panel discussion for Q&A.
Click here for the first discussion. Meeting ID: 850 0157 0644 | Passcode: 244713
Click here for the second discussion. Meeting ID: 859 9360 5252 | Passcode: 938925
Building Your Leadership Legacy Workshop and Panel
From 6pm - 7pm., the workshop will be led by Beta Mannix, Associate Dean for Executive Programs and Ann Whitney Olin Professor of Management, Cornell SC Johnson School of Business. Download the event workbook. The workbook will be needed during the workshop.
from 7pm - 7:30/45pm, following the workshop there will be a short women in business panel discussion with Pam Burns, HR Manager, Chemung Canal; Tiffany Ely, Owner/Operator, Palace Theatre; Anita Lewis, Chief Development Officer, EOP; Stephanie Risley, Treasurer, Zeiser Wilbert Vault Inc; moderated by Jennifer O'Hara, SUNY CCC Professor.
Event is sponsored by Chemung Canal.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Click here to join the Zoom meeting | Meeting ID: 868 9074 2736 | Passcode: 787101
|Date||Event Name||Speaker||Video recording|
|March, 20, 2021||Paint and Lunch||Zoe Werninck & Filomena Jack|
|March 18, 2021||Celebrating the Power of Native Women and Native Mothers||Diane and Michelle Schenandoah||Watch the event|
|February 25, 2021||Afrobeat Fit Takeover|
|February 24, 2021||Celebrating Black Musicians featuring the Kanneh-Masons||Kanneh-Mason Family||Watch the event|
|February 22, 2021||Sankofa film Screening and Dialogue|
|February 18, 2021||Celebrating Cultures Through Cooking||Nogaye Ka-Tandia||Watch the event|
|February 16, 2021||Celebrating Black Athletes||Etan Thomas||Watch the event|
|February 15, 2021||Documentary film Screening, “Alice’s Ordinary People”||Craig Dudnick|
|February 9, 2021||Celebrating Black Artists||Chris Day||Watch the event|
|November 10, 2020||Veterans Day Interview||Ted Peet,United States Marine Corps||Watch the interview|
|November 10, 2020||Veterans Day Interview||Johnny Madera,United States Marine Corps||Watch the interview|
|November 10, 2020||Antiracism Discussion||Babatunde Ayanfodun|
|November 4, 2020||2020 Election Decision Discussion||Jennifer Sellers, Mary Kay Diakite, and Babatunde Ayanfodun|
|October 29, 2020||Virtual CCC Student Town Hall||Rayne Robateau, Arianna Sardo, and Andre Starks|
|October 21, 2020||Rising Out of Hatred: The Awakening of a Former White Nationalist||Eli Saslow|
|October 7, 2020||National Voter Education Week Discussion: Roots of Voter Suppression and Similar Tactics||Tanya McGee, Sky Moss, Kelly Smith, and Georgia Verdier|
|September 10, 2020||Virtual CCC Student Town Hall||Various|
|September 16, 2020||Hispanic/Latin AmericanHeritage Month Discussion: What Does "Latinx" Mean, Exactly?||Angelica Carrington||Watch the presentation|
|September 22, 2020||Systemic Racism Discussion||Babatunde Ayanfodun and Jillian Sandy|
|September 23, 2020||Hispanic/LatinX Heritage Month Celebration with Musical Artist Olmeca||Olmeca||Watch the presentation|
|September 28, 2020||Hispanic/Latinx Heritage Month Celebration with Poet, Artist and Activist Taina Asili||Taina Asili|
|August 28, 2020||CDEI Leadership Workshop: Identity, Power & Influence Workshop||Diversity Center|