Students

Equity Through Action is an intentional approach to work harder because we must. At Reynolds, equity means understanding our students and what they need from us on day one.

Equity requires organizing ourselves to be better educators. Equity is ensuring that our students feel that they belong, feel that they are seen, and feel that they are valued. And we must comprehend what it takes to be better colleagues to one another and better members of the community we serve. In these and other ways, Reynolds commits to creating a more inclusive and equitable institution for our faculty, staff, and students.


RazingMonuments 
"Razing our Monuments: Race to Equity" is a three-part series presented by the Chancellor of the Virginia Community College System that is intended to educate and inspire conversation and action on issues pertaining to race, gender and ethnic equity.

Part One 
Reynolds President Dr. Paula Pando served as a panelist during Part 1.

Part Two

 


Dr. Terricita Sass 
"It was the day when the idea and legal action of freedom and equality officially began. It was proclaimed that the day would be a national celebration of culture, music, achievements and the many contributions of newly freed Americans. Except it wasn't..."

Read or listen to this personal essay by Dr. Terricita Sass, Vice President for Enrollment Management and Student Success.


(Download .mp3 Audio) (Read Full Text)

Equity Through Action Special Events

 

Juneteenth 2020 Community Conversation

 

2019 Equity Through Action Panel Discussion

 

 2019 Equity Through Action Panel Photo Slideshow

 Equity Through Action Panel

 

2019 Inauguration Keynote Address by Dr. Pando

 

2019 Inauguration Ceremony (Albert Walker remarks)