To create a supportive and empowering community where descendants of the African American diaspora at The University of Olivet can thrive academically, culturally, and socially, while fostering unity, leadership, and equity.
The University of Olivet Black Student Union is dedicated to promoting the academic success, cultural awareness, and social engagement of Black students on campus.
We strive to:
1. Empower: Provide resources, mentorship, and a safe space for Black students to excel academically and develop leadership skills.
2. Celebrate Culture: Organize events, workshops, and cultural celebrations that educate the campus community about Black history, heritage, and contributions.
3. Advocate: Advocate for social justice, equity, and inclusion on campus and in the broader community, addressing issues that affect Black students.
4. Foster Unity: Build a sense of belonging and solidarity among Black students and allies, promoting a campus environment that embraces diversity and inclusion.
5. Collaborate: With other student organizations, faculty, and staff to create a more equitable and diverse college experience for all.