CMEP's Mission Statement
NYU CMEP enhances the NYU experience by fostering a more inclusive, aware and socially just community. CMEP accomplishes this by:
- Fostering DIALOGUE that explores issues of identity, diversity and social justice.
- Supporting the diverse NYU COMMUNITY in their personal, professional and academic lives.
- Creating educational initiatives and campus-wide programming that ENGAGE the NYU community.
- Cultivating allies and advocates to create and promote positive CHANGE.
Meet the CMEP Staff
Contact Monroe about university wide diversity initiatives and events such as MLK Week, World Tour, and NYU Portraits.
Jonathan McClain is a therapist at NYU Counseling and Wellness Services, and offers his services at CMEP. Dr. McClain received a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Penn State University. He received a M.A. and Ed.M. in Psychological Counseling from Teachers College, Columbia University and a B.A. in Psychology from Binghamton University. He also provides counseling at a group practice in New York City.
Contact Chanel about Intergroup Dialogue, the Administrators Cultural Training Institute, and engagement assessment.
Graduate Student Staff
Sonia is a first year graduate student in the Educational Leadership, Politics, and Advocacy program in the Steinhardt School for Culture, Education, and Human Development.
Contact Sonia for the FOCUS Mentorship program, the Diversity Internship and Career Preparation Program and the newsletter.
Design Student Staff
Undergraduate Student Staff
Nour is currently a sophomore in the College or Arts and a Sciences studying economics with a minor in Media, Culture, and Communications in Steinhardt. Aside from working at CMEP, Nour is an Oppurtunity Programs scholar who is engaged with the Academic Achievement Program and other clubs around campus.
Awards and Acknowledgments
The NYU Center for Multicultural Education and Programs has received awards and acknowledgments for our commitment to creating a welcoming environment for everyone interested in developing their understanding of Diversity and Social Justice. Here is a list of some of our achievements, we have included awards received by individual staff and students as well as the Center itself.
- NASPA 2012 Excellence Award
Gold Award: NYU Ally Week, New York University
- NASPA 2010 Excellence Award
Silver Award: Administrator Cultural Training Institute (ACT-I), New York University
- NASPA 2008 Excellence Awards
Gold Award: NYU's Hip-Hop and Pedagogy Initiative, New York University
Bronze Award: -ISM Project, New York University