The Office of Multicultural Affairs

Multicultural Affairs

Mission

The Office of Multicultural Student Affairs promotes academic achievement, multicultural competence, leadership development, and retention from underrepresented racial and ethnic groups. We also create programs, events and educational opportunities that celebrates SFC’s rich diverse community.

Vision

We cultivate an atmosphere that promotes an inclusive, equitable, and supportive campus community for all St. Francis Students.

Multicultural Peer Leaders

The Peer Leaders promote and engage students in all areas of Multicultural Student Affairs. This is an educational opportunity for student leaders to contribute to building an inclusive atmosphere on campus as well as to educate their peers. They will serve as a multicultural ambassador, advocating for students to help supply educational components necessary to foster a community of inclusion.

Fall 2021 Peer Leader

  • Amanda Hunter
  • Joseph Louis
  • Tamia Mottley
  • Parker Myers
  • Aryan Malik

Programs & Initiatives

Male Initiative Forum

The male initiative forum meets bi-weekly with Maliek Sterrett Assistant Director of Multicultural Student Affairs, who facilitates this group. It is a safe space for the men at SFC to come together to meet, uplift, and cultivate growth! This is a group for anyone who self-identifies as a male to meet like-minded men who just want a place to build bonds, network, and learn from one another.

Tuesdays: October 5, October 19, November 2, November 16, November 30, December 14 at 5 p.m.

Location: Room 2000

To connect with this group, email Multicultural@sfc.edu.

Women Empowerment Initiative      

The women’s empowerment meetup take place bi-weekly with Candice Abellard, mental health counselor and Natasha Edwards, director of student health Services, who facilitates this group. It is a safe space for the women at SFC to come together to meet, empower, and encourage other women! This is a group for anyone who self-identifies as female to meet like-minded women who just want a place to build bonds, network, learn from one another, and build friendships with other women.

Thursdays: September 30, October 14, October 28, November 11, and December 9 at 5 p.m.

Location 2000

To connect with this group, email sfccounseling@sfc.edu.

Humans with Pride

Join a safe and brave space for LGBTQIAP+ humans at SFC to meet and support one another. In this space, we will engage with building connections, learning, and personal growth as well as inspiration and encouragement. This is a space for anyone who self-identifies as LGBTQIAP+ who want to meet like-minded humans who just want a home to build bonds and friendships with others.

Location: TBD

Meaghan Davis (she/her/hers), the assistant director of Student Leadership and Professional Development will facilitate these sessions.

To connect with this group, email mdavis6@sfc.edu.

Multicultural Clubs

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Contact Us

Maliek Sterrett

He/Him/His

Assistant Director of Multicultural Student Affairs

718-489-2057 | msterrett@sfc.edu | multicultural@sfc.edu