Category: Increasing Diversity Outreach and Support in International Education

Diversity Awareness Certificate for Campus Employees

Thursday, Jun 1
2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Table 9

This poster presents on how to setup a diversity awareness certificate on your home campus. The certificate's goal is to connect employee's with the community's diversity-related resources, promote visits by international scholars, and build a baseline understanding of diversity principles.

Andrew Antonio

Executive Director of International Programming
Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana-Lafayette
Lafayette, IN

Mr. Antonio oversees the expansion of initiatives that benefit diverse populations within the college and the community. Key initiatives include building a Diversity Awareness Initiative among college employees, developing partnerships with local agencies to improve college access to minority and undeserved members of the community, and overseeing international faculty exchange opportunities to Mexico, Netherlands, and Finland.
Mr. Antonio was awarded the “Top 10 Under 40 Award” in 2010 and “Outstanding Community Service Director Award” in 2011 by Indiana Campus Compact and Excellence in Diversity and Inclusion Award in 2016. Mr. Antonio holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Christendom College and completed a Master of Business Administration degree from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2010.