These are some of the programs that take place in HOME throughout the year:

  • Cultural sharing brunches and dinners
  • Movie and discussion nights
  • Day trips (e.g., Watkins Glen, Niagara Falls, 1000 Islands)
  • Local shopping trips
  • Current event discussion forums with faculty
  • Holiday celebrations

Programs are primarily planned and led by the RAs, Residence Director, and the Faculty Fellows. Residents are encouraged to offer event/program ideas and work with the RAs to plan programs!

Program Goals
  • To provide an inclusive multicultural community.
  • To provide housing that assists residents in developing a multicultural perspective and directly connects them to people from other cultures.
  • To create a living/learning experience in a residence hall.
  • To offer significant academic programming dealing with issues of culture, race, ethnicity, and globalization.
  • To share information and stimulate discussion on multicultural issues with the later campus.
  • To motivate domestic students to participate in study abroad experiences.