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Multicultural Scholars Program

Engaging diverse students to develop their leadership, create their community and establish their career.  

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How do I know if Multicultural Scholars Program is right for me?

The Multicultural Scholars Program can be beneficial to you if you are looking for:

  • Individualized Mentoring
  • Career & Professional Development
  • Creating Community
  • Study Abroad and Volunteer Opportunities
  • Academic and Social Support


Professional Development Seminar Series

Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Life Beyond the Classroom

5:45 pm - 6:30 pm - Dinner and Networking
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm - Alumni Panel Discussion and Dialogue

  • How to prepare for your future career
  • How to be successful in college AND after
  • How to find balance between work and personal life
  • How to be your true authentic self in work environment

Program is sponsored by: African American Alumni Association, Latino Alumni Chapter, Office of Alumni Relations and the Office of Multicultural Affairs.

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What Our Multicultural Scholars Are Saying

“I have a lot of fun at the professional development seminars and really enjoy our guest speakers.”  - Deon

“I have made a lot of new friends.  Not only do we go to meetings together, we also hang out outside of programs.”  - Peter

"The Multicultural Scholars Program helped me apply and get funding for a Study Abroad trip to China!"  - Shaka

"Joining the Multicultural Scholars Program really changed by GV experience.  I have been able to expand my leadership experience and work as part of a team." -  Amanda

"The Multicultural Scholars Program has given me the opportunity to enhance my leadership and communication skills, as well as connecting me with career opportunities.  I know that gives me an advantage when applying for jobs." - Alec

Multicultural Scholars Program Coordinator

Kristie Scanlon, MSW
Assistant Director
Multicultural Affairs
Phone: (616) 331-2177
Email at