Bluegrass Community and Technical College recently hosted its annual Multicultural Opportunities, Strategies & Institutional Inclusiveness Conference (MOSAIIC). This year’s theme was "The Beauty and Confusion of Fusion: The Memoirs of a Mixed-Up Society" and included keynote speakers Dr. Samuel Betances and Mr. Michael Crutcher as the Spirit of Frederick Douglas.
Three community leaders were presented with the MOSAIIC Award, which is given to a BCTC faculty or staff member, a student, a community member or an institution with proven commitment to diversity. The 2013 award recipients were:
Mattie Morton, BASW, LSW
Lexington-Fayette Urban County Government Division of Youth Services
Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky, Inc.
Rev. Richard Gaines
Consolidated Baptist Church
For more information about the conference, visit: BCTC's MOSAIIC Conference.