WELCOME TO NCBI AT NC STATE
NCBI is just one of many efforts on campus to educate students and employees about issues of discrimination, harassment, prejudice and diversity. Other programs include the Equal Opportunity Institute and open enrollment workshops from the Office for Institutional Equity and Diversity.
The National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI) states that “…an effective diversity training program must teach conflict resolution skills; effective listening; how to manage dialogue across group lines and a rationale for creating a welcoming workplace that becomes everyone’s responsibility.”
Whether you participate in a one-day NCBI workshop or semester-long class, cultural competence skills are a must for today’s global workplace. Will you be the example you need to be when the moment arises? The NC State NCBI Team also teaches the USC 240 undergraduate course, which is based on NCBI principles.
Crisis and Conflict
NC State’s team of NCBI facilitators is trained to deploy a community response model in times of crisis. The team also teaches the Leading Diverse Groups Through Conflict workshops, which examine controversial issues through a positive process and help participants work toward common solutions.
NC State’s NCBI Team facilitates workshops for over 1,000 participants in a typical year. Major on-campus partners include Leadership and Civic Engagement (Formerly CSLEPS), the College of Education and the College of Veterinary Medicine. Could your group benefit from NCBI Training?
The INSIGHT Into Diversity HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Award, open to all colleges and universities across the U.S. and Canada, measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus through initiatives, programs, and outreach; student recruitment, retention, and completion; and hiring practices for faculty and staff. NC State also received the HEED Award in 2017 and 2014.
The INSIGHT Into Diversity HEED (Higher Education Excellence in Diversity) Award measures an institution’s level of achievement and intensity of commitment in regard to broadening diversity and inclusion on campus. NC State also received the HEED Award in 2017 and 2014.