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Office of Multicultural Student Affairs

Our Staff

Shawna Edmond

Title: Assistant Director of Multicultural Student Affairs
Office of Multicultural Student Affairs
Email: wrighlat@mailbox.sc.edu
Phone: 803-777-1658
Lashawna Edmond

I love being able to serve as a role model/mentor as well as an advocate for underrepresented students. I am most excited about attending our student events and seeing them bring great ideas to life. 

 

Contact for

Multicultural Assistance Peer Program (MAPP), cultural heritage month programs, Association of African American Students (advisor), SAVVY (advisor), retention for men of color.


Background

In her previous role at Presbyterian College, Shawna served as a campus resource related to multiculturalism, racial/ethnic/gender identity formation, diversity and inclusion, intercultural education and bias reporting response. She also cultivated opportunities for student identity development through training, advocacy and conversation relating to understanding, appreciation and tolerance as an essential component for student growth and success.


Education

M.Ed. Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education
Springfield College

B.A. Psychology
Western New England University


Hometown

Hartford, Connecticut


Pronouns

she, her, hers


Personal

Shawna is a proud Jamaican and loves to indulge in foods from all over the world. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and loves anything that has to do with style and fashion and all natural hair tips and tricks.

 


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