Community Connections

Community Connections Program Initiative (C2) 
The Community Connections Program Initiative (C2) is an opportunity for students to connect with each other, meet university faculty and staff and community partners, discuss topics focused on growth and community, share ideas and build a culture of care at Georgia State University.

Goals and Objectives

  • Teach students about the academic resources and support services available on campus
  • Develop multicultural competence to enhance academic and life skills
  • Promote student success through leadership opportunities, service learning and enrichment of academic skills
  • Build community through networking, mentoring and cultural immersion

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Students who participate in programs will demonstrate multicultural competence through their ability to navigate intersecting identities, connecting their purpose with personal and academic goals
  • Students will be able to identify a sense of belonging within the university community, connecting their purpose with personal and academic goals

Calendar of Events
Galantines Day: A Celebration of Self Love & Friendship
Thursday, February 13, 2020
4 – 5 p.m.
Atlanta Campus
Student Center East, Suite 206
Join the Multicultural Center as celebrate Galantines day! Bring your gal pal for a fun evening and exploration of self-love and friendship. During this event, we will have a power house playlist of all African American women and their music, while empowering ourselves and our friends with different activities and strategies to practice self-love. This event is free and open to everyone!

Wanderlust: Education + Travel = Study Abroad
Thursday, February 25, 2020
1 – 2 p.m.
Atlanta Campus
Student Center East, Suite 206
Do you want to travel and continue your education while in school? Well join the Multicultural Center and the Office of International Initiatives as we discuss all the possibilities to fulfill your wanderlust!

PowHERful: Women Empowerment
Wednesday, March 25, 2020
4 – 6 p.m.
Atlanta Campus
Student Center East, Suite 206
PowHERful is a women’s empowerment session that covers choice, chance and change. This session will allow interactive discussions and activities to help students make the choices, take the chances and make the change in all areas of life.

Dreams Achieved
Wednesday, April 8, 2020
4 – 5 p.m.
Atlanta Campus
Student Center East, Suite 206
Join the Multicultural Center and evaluate all of the dreams and goals achieved thus far this year. During this event we will create an award for ourselves and others to celebrate everything from a small milestone, to a big business. What will your award be?

Invest in Yourself!
Thursday, April 9, 2020
1 – 2 p.m.
Atlanta Campus
Student Center East, Suite 206
Learn to invest in yourself mentally, emotionally and financially with this lunch and learn session.

For more information about the 2019-2020 Community Connections Program Initiative, please email the Chrissonia McCall.