Diversity and Inclusion Programming

Every voyage offers unique programs to help promote an inclusive environment for all community members. Programming is developed and implemented by students, lifelong learners, faculty, and staff. Below are a few of the diversity programming, clubs/organizations, and resources we’ve held on recent voyages.

  • Men and Masculinity
  • Black Lives Matter
  • Devils dressed in angels’ robes: African-American Perspectives on Christianity in America
  • Reflections on Our Encounters with Buddhism
  • Pink Dot Ally Campaign: Understanding & Supporting LGBTQA Communities
  • Women of the World: Myths and Reality
  • Intervening as an Ally: Addressing Hate Crimes and Incidents
  • The Privileged: Race and Class in a Global Context
  • Interventions to help Women Worldwide

SEA Cards
Shipmate Engagement Activity Cards

Launched in Fall 2016, SEA cards were implemented during our voyages to help engage all voyagers in events, activities and discussion to support inclusion, support and understanding for shipmates.

Sample Events

  • Culture Night – Fashion Show, Dances, Poetry performances
  • Conscious Traveler Series: Creating conversation about all of our “Big 8” Identities: ability, age, religion, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, and socioeconomic status.
  • Interport Lecturer Presentations
  • Film Screenings and Discussions: Get Out, Zootopia, TedTalk-Danger of a Single Story