Social Justice Vision Statement
In alignment with Gonzaga's faith-inspired commitment to social justice and solidarity, inclusion, and celebrating human dignity, Housing & Residence Life is called to create and maintain a safe and inclusive living-learning environment where all have the ability to fully participate in community and feel validated. As part of this calling, we commit to responding to the needs of our diverse community.
A4SJ: Advocates for Social Justice
Housing & Residence Life is committed to supporting students on their social justice journey and advocacy efforts. A4SJ is a student group committed to bringing awareness to social justice issues through education and programming.
Social Justice Peer Educators
Housing & Residence Life, in collaboration with the office of Diversity, Inclusion, Community & Equity (DICE), support undergraduate student staff responsible for developing workshops and other resources within the residence halls that promote social justice and equity.
Intercultural Competence Development for Staff
The office of Housing & Residence Life recognizes that development of intercultural competence is a continuous journey; therefore, we provide ongoing training opportunities for professional and student staff.
Responding to incidents of Bias, Discrimination, and Harassment
The office of Housing & Residence Life seeks to support the efforts of Gonzaga University to respond to incidents of bias, discrimination, and harassment and care for students impacted by these incidents. Anyone may report a bias incident at www.gonzaga.edu/reportbias and an incident of sexual misconduct/harassment at https://www.gonzaga.edu/about/offices-services/human-resources/equity-inclusion/title-ix.
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