Welcome to the website of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Standing Committee (DSC)! This website contains information about the standing committee, about programs and events supported by or endorsed by the Diversity Programming Committee, as well as general information about diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) on the GCC campus.

The Diversity Equity and Inclusion Strategic Plan was adopted by the GCC Assembly.

Diversity can mean a number of things. The GCC Diversity Standing Committee brainstormed a list of types of diversities we see on our campus and in the greater world. You may encounter these types of diversities while at GCC:

  • Addiction/Recovery Status
  • Age
  • Body Size
  • Criminal/Criminalized Background
  • Ethnic Background
  • Gender
  • Gender Identity/Expression
  • Geographic Background
  • Immigration Status
  • Housing Status
  • Learning Style
  • Linguistic Background
  • Mental Health Status
  • Physical Abilities
  • Political Affiliation
  • Race
  • Regional Background
  • Religion
  • Sex
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Socioeconomic Class
  • Technological Skill Level
  • Veteran Status