You matter. Your identities matter. Your concerns matter. We’re glad you’re here. We care about your voices and experiences. We are here to help you navigate your identities abroad.
In support of our mission to prepare students for a global society, Arcadia Abroad is dedicated to educating every member of our community while working to create opportunities abroad that are inclusive of race, sex, sexual and affectional preference, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, socioeconomic status, religion, and abilities.
We are committed to fostering a welcoming environment for our entire global community - students, staff, faculty, and beyond. Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion are woven into program development and delivery.
We are committed to providing students from diverse backgrounds opportunities to learn and grow by offering globally enriching and engaging experiences. This includes:
Training our staff and faculty to support a diverse student population,
Creating a welcoming and inclusive community around the world,
Building programs and initiatives centered on access and equity,
Amplifying diverse voices in our curriculum and instruction,
Working toward systemic change in our policies and procedures.
Imaging Yourself Abroad: Identity and Study Abroad
Drew Vilierme-Lightfoot and Darius Carey hosted a panel discussion with Arcadia Alumni Ambassadors about diversity, equity, and inclusion on study abroad programs. Panelists included Akosua Ako-Addo (Arcadia…