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Smooth Transitions is a pre-orientation program specifically designed to support university diversity initiatives and assist students of color with the adjustment from high school to college. Activities focus on utilizing campus resources, developing support networks, understanding expectations for college academic work and encouraging engagement in campus activities. Smooth Transitions begins the Sunday prior to the Fall Preview Program, and residential students must request an early move-in.Smooth Transitions continues throughout the year offering social events and workshops relating to the first year transition process.
Peer Mentors are upper class students selected and trained to provide support for first year students. Peer Mentors are available to assist with campus adjustment through information on campus programs and organizations, offering a "listening ear," connecting with campus resources, and planning and facilitating activities throughout the year. Peer Mentors also volunteer in the Smooth Transitions program.
Diversity Advocates plan programs throughout the year to assist in the creation of a campus climate that is welcoming and inclusive and to promote cultural awareness. the Diversity Advocate team leaders are trained and available for conversations with students who feel they have experiences an act of intolerance.
Speakers and programs are offered throughout the year to increase awareness of cultural celebrations, issues relating to diversity and to support the creation of a diverse learning environment. The MLK Day of Learning is an annual event bringing members of the Columbus community to campus for a variety of activities including convocation with keynote speaker, workshops and a jazz luncheon.
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