Seminole State College of Florida received the Corporate Champion of Change Award from The Beacon Network Inc. at the 2016 Champions of Change Luncheon on Friday, Jan. 29. The award recognizes an organization that actively fosters and encourages diversity and inclusion in the conduct of its business practices. In addition, the award acknowledges Seminole State College for its diverse workforce, advocacy for change and activeness in the community it serves.
“We are beyond humbled and honored to be recognized as a champion for change by The Beacon Network,” said Associate Vice President for Equity and Diversity/Title IX Janet Balanoff. “We take great pride in creating and fostering an inclusive work environment and extending that to the community we serve.”
The Beacon Network is a professional, multicultural organization guided by a committed Board of Directors representing diversity in the community they serve. Their mission is to strengthen communities they serve by connecting organizations to relevant resources, relationships and networks resulting in an integrated strategic approach to success in the global marketplace.
About Seminole State College of Florida: Seminole State College of Florida, established in 1965, serves 30,000 students across six sites in Central Florida. A comprehensive college, Seminole State has awarded more than 90,000 credentials, from bachelor's degrees to high school diplomas, and offers 200 degrees, certificates and programs designed for success. For more about the college, visit seminolestate.edu, like us on Facebook at facebook.com/seminolestate and follow us on Twitter: @seminolestate.
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