Inclusive Excellence Announcements

Rescheduling Diversity Strategic Planning Session

September 17, 2018

A few weeks ago, we sent an invitation to you to attend a strategic planning workshop on diversity, inclusion and equity on Saturday, Sept. 22. After much consideration, the co-chairs of the Diversity Strategic Planning Committee and I have decided we need to postpone our strategic visioning workshop until the spring. We realized that it […]

Update for VP DSA Search

March 23, 2018

Students, faculty and staff, On behalf of the search committee for the vice president for student affairs search, I would like to provide an update on our progress and to share next steps. The committee met yesterday to review applications and to select the semifinalists. We are happy to report that we were all very […]

OID Search Update

March 5, 2018

Dear HMC Community, Thank you all for your participation in the Associate Dean for Institutional Diversity search. The search committee has conducted a comprehensive search over the past several months, and overall reviewed 91 applications, conducted 10 candidate phone interviews, and completed 5 on-campus interviews. One offer was extended to a candidate, but was declined […]

Update on VP for DSA Search

February 9, 2018

Students, faculty and staff, On behalf of the search committee for the vice president for student affairs search, I would like to provide you an update on our progress and to share our next steps in the process. The committee will meet March 22 to review applications and select semi-finalists. On April 7-8, we anticipate […]

External Core Review: Final Report

January 9, 2018

Dear Community, This email shares with you the report that resulted from last fall’s external review of our Core. You may recall that, following our internally-generated self-study of the Core, we had an external team on campus November 13-15 to meet with all college constituencies and gather first-hand information about our Core. The team’s findings, […]

Update on Scheduling for ARC Counseling on Campus

December 5, 2017

Hello HMC! I wanted to share with everyone the instructions for scheduling with Dr. Patel of ARC Counseling and Wellness. As previously stated, this is confidential therapy offered to HMC students. To be clear, there is NO FEE FOR ARC SERVICES ON THE HMC CAMPUS. You can either use the link or contact ARC directly: […]

Announcement re: Therapist on HMC’s Campus

November 21, 2017

Hello Everyone! I am pleased to announce that beginning Monday December 4th we will have two therapists, Dr Patel and Dr Braxton, providing counseling on campus. They will remain available through the end of the spring semester. Drs. Patel and Braxton will have alternating schedules to provide as many therapy hours as possible each week, […]

Update on DSA Searches

October 6, 2017

Dear HMC Community, I am writing with a brief update on two DSA searches in progress. Associate Dean for Institutional Diversity: As of today, we have received over 60 applications and the search committee is busy reading files with an eye towards selecting three candidates for campus interviews in late October and November (schedules permitting). […]