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Multicultural Center & Education Services

Diversity Isn't a Buzzword. It's our Identity.

"We need to become a college community that, because of our Catholic Identity, intentionally and deliberately reaches out with open arms and open minds to all people and to the truth wherever it is found."

-Father Jonathan DeFelice, O.S.B.

Grounded in the Benedictine tradition of hospitality, the Multicultural Center serves as a safe space where all Saint Anselm College students can drop in to meet new friends and enjoy relaxing conversations. It is our mission to empower students with the resources, skills, and opportunities necessary for academic achievement, leadership development, and purposeful civic engagement. Through cross-cultural dialogues and examining issues relevant to diversity and social justice, we hope to nurture a generation of informed world citizens who find unity within our differences. Overall the Multicultural Center strives to build community, support the academic mission of the institution, and offer opportunities to promote learning and leadership outside the formal academic curriculum.

We are located on the first floor of the Cardinal Cushing Student Center across from the Student Government Office.

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Pre-Orientation Program Gives Incoming Anselmians Smooth Transition to College Life

Pre-Orientation Program Gives Incoming Anselmians Smooth Transition to College Life

Pre-Orientation Program Gives Incoming Anselmians Smooth Transition to College Life

Starting on August 21, first-year students will participate in the "Transitions," pre-orientation program that provides resources to help them grow their professional networks, develop leadership skills, and acclimate to their new home on the Hilltop....Read More

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Coleman Awards Honor Students for Leadership, Service

Coleman Awards Honor Students for Leadership, Service

Coleman Awards Honor Students for Leadership, Service

Nineteen students were recognized on March 29 at the college's 24th annual Paul S. Coleman Volunteer Service and Leadership Awards for their exemplary commitment and impact to the Saint Anselm College community....Read More

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Programs Offered this March to Celebrate Women’s History

Programs Offered this March to Celebrate Women’s History

Programs Offered this March to Celebrate Women’s History

This March, the Saint Anselm College community celebrates women's history with a series of events....Read More

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Professor and Student Recognized for Promoting Positive Social Change

Professor and Student Recognized for Promoting Positive Social Change

Professor and Student Recognized for Promoting Positive Social Change

On January 18, two Anselmians were presented with the fourth annual Martin Luther King Jr. Social Justice Awards at the 2017 Martin Luther King Jr. Dinner, the first event in a month-long series honoring Dr. King's legacy....Read More

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Brazile Urges Unity and Service at Diversity Speaker Series

Brazile Urges Unity and Service at Diversity Speaker Series

Brazile Urges Unity and Service at Diversity Speaker Series

Interim Democratic National Committee Chair Donna Brazile returned to the Hilltop on January 18 to speak to the Saint Anselm College community at the college’s first Diversity Speaker Series and sixth annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Dinner....Read More

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Multicultural Center & Education Services
Cardinal Cushing Student Center
100 Saint Anselm Drive, #1694
Manchester, N.H. 03102 

Phone: (603) 222-4282
Fax:
(603) 641-7659
Email:
multiculturalcenter@anselm.edu

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Honoring Father Jonathan DeFelice

The Saint Anselm College Multicultural Center will be named for retiring president Father Jonathan DeFelice, O.S.B., and supported by a permanent fund in his name.

The plans were announced by the Saint Anselm College Board of Trustees during an dinner held June 6 in Father Jonathan's honor.

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