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Mosaic: Engaging Colgate’s multicultural community


Connecting multicultural alumni and students through activities that strengthen fellowship and mentorship.
Members of the Alumni of Color organization gather at reunion 2016
Colgate’s Mosaic initiative organizes and sponsors events and programs that connect multicultural alumni with each other and that support domestic students of color and international students, especially in career development and networking.

Visit the Mosaic news site for news and stories about Colgate’s multicultural community and the university’s diversity and inclusion efforts.

Sign up for the Mosaic e-newsletter, which will bring Mosaic news, twice per year, to your in-box.

Mosaic Advisory Council

This group of alumni and students meets twice a year on campus, and once in New York City, with members of Colgate’s administration to learn about the university’s diversity and inclusion efforts and provide feedback and ideas on new plans and programming.

Mosaic Weekend 2017

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The first Mosaic Weekend, in 2017, offered students the opportunity to connect with multicultural alumni who shared their stories of successfully navigating the transition from college student to professional. The Mosaic Advisory Board held its first meeting with administrators to discuss topics of multicultural engagement, and T.J. Holmes, journalist and television personality, delivered a keynote address in Memorial Chapel.