NIA

Two women in cap and gown on graduation day.

NIA, which means purpose in Swahili, is a community of sisters committed to centering the voices of GRCC students who may encounter non-academic challenges that impact their college experience. A core focus of NIA is to support the academic goals of students through evidence-based initiatives that foster academic completion, career preparedness, and holistic growth and development. These initiatives include:

  • Healing Circles: cultural capital and gender-identity literacy
  •  Mentoring
  • Academic resources
  • Campus and community service

All students are welcome to enroll in the NIA Program.

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For more Information contact: NIA@grcc.edu.