Haʔł sləx̌il! Good day! Welcome to the Office of Diversity and Equity. We are located in Building 22, upstairs (across from the One-Stop)
The Diversity and Equity Center (DEC) is open for all who want to build community and understanding across differences. The DEC provides a welcoming space for people of all identities, peer mentoring, and various events intended to raise awareness about issues impacting the diverse students of SPSCC. Come by anytime for coffee, tea, conversation and community.
Staff: Eileen Yoshina, Director of Diversity and Equity firstname.lastname@example.org Karama Blackhorn,Program Coordinator, Diversity and Equity Center email@example.com Deanna Ainu'u,Student Senator for Diversity and Equity firstname.lastname@example.org
*The Office of Diversity and Equity is committed to supporting our local tribal communities in language revitalization efforts. We have been learning and using tʷəlčucid and we encourage you to do the same so that the first languages of this land can live.
Please contact us if you are interested in more resources.
hiskʼʷuʔ hišəbə (Thank you) to our syəyəyə and teachers at the Puyallup Tribal Language Program, UW-Tacoma, and most especially to the many elders, activists, community members and scholars who have devoted their lives to making sure indigenous languages would live on.