SVCC HLC Self-Study Document

Sauk Valley Community College
HLC Self-Study Document

September 19-21, 2011

4C.4: Service to a Diverse Community

Although the faculty has not articulated diversity as a general education competency, Sauk's Strategic Directions provide a clear mandate that the college community address diversity issues and suggests how this may be done in its statement of Shared Ethical Values. This directive is carried out in the curriculum in several ways:

In addition to the general education competencies, which comprise the curriculum-delivered preparation for graduates to take their place in a global society as workers and citizens, Sauk has a long history of providing students an opportunity to serve others. This particular facet of social responsibility is modeled for students by the behaviors of the institution and its employees: