Santa Fe Community College Celebrates Diversity Day

Santa Fe Community College celebrates Diversity Day from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mon., April 23 with activities focusing on many cultures that make up Santa Fe and Santa Fe Community College on campus at 6401 Richards Ave. Also, learn more about programs and services available at the college.

A timeline of the day follows:

Main Hallway
• 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Native American Art show and sale.

Campus Courtyard
• 10 a.m. Opening Ceremonies
• 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Native Dance Groups perform as well as Santa Fe Wadaiko (Japanese drum group) taking the stage at 11:30 a.m.

SFCC Boardroom, room 223
• 2 to 3 p.m. Lecture: “The Crypto-Jewish Experience in Santa Fe” featuring author and researching Isabelle Sandoval. Cosponsored by City of Santa Fe Arts Commission. For more information about the lecture, contact Dr. Andrew Lovato at andrew.lovato@sfcc.edu or 505-428-1375.

All events are free and open to the public. Sponsored by SFCC’s Presidential Diversity Action Committee and SFCC’s Center for Diversity and Integrated Learning. For more information, contact Marvin Gabaldon, marvin.gabaldon@sfcc.edu or 505-428-1835 or Aamna Nayyar, aamna.nayyar@sfcc.edu or 505-428-1258.


For more than three decades, Santa Fe Community College has served as the gateway to success for individuals and the community. SFCC provides affordable, high quality educational programs that serve the social, cultural, technological and economic needs of a diverse community. The college serves more than 15,000 students per year in its credit, noncredit and adult education programs. For further information, visit the website or call 505-428-1000. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.