Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center

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Mission & Vision of the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center

Honoring President Elson S. Floyd’s commitment to culture and diversity as the core of Washington State University’s education, research, and outreach mission, the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center provides inclusive, creative and educational programming to empower and transform individuals and communities.

Focused on its dedication to engage diverse populations and increase cross-cultural understanding, the Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center facilitates critical dialogues around race, ethnicity, intersectional identities, systems of oppression, cultural empowerment, and social justice.  The Elson S. Floyd Cultural Center provides a supportive and welcoming place for the University and community to advance diversity and socially conscious research, engagement, outreach, and innovation.