To lead the College community by enhancing and sustaining an institutional culture of equity and social justice that fosters diversity and inclusion.
To support this mission statement, the PAIC committee has the following goals:
Institutional / Program Assessment
Programming / Development
The mission of the Safe Zone Program is to provide a network of safe and supportive allies to the LGBTQAI+ community at Rock Valley College. The goal of this program is to provide a welcoming environment for lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender persons by establishing an identifiable network of supportive persons who can provide support, information, resources, and a safe place for LGBTQAI+ persons within our campus community.
The Rock Valley College PAIC (Promoting An Inclusive Community) committee received the YWCA Racial Justice Award at the annual YWCA Leader Luncheon on March 3, 2014. The Racial Justice Award recognizes those who demonstrate an outstanding commitment to promoting racial justice and are working toward the elimination of racism.