Mission & Vision

2019 My Culture Is Not a Costume


LWCC provides opportunities to empower students to create inclusive and equitable communities. 


The Ledonia Wright Cultural Center (LWCC) at East Carolina University provides specialized diversity and social justice experiences so all students can become confident, culturally aware, global citizens. Additionally, LWCC provides programming and services to support student success. 


  The Ledonia Wright Cultural Centeris committed to the valuesofservant leadership, innovation and transformation, safety, community, collaboration, honesty and integrity, inclusive excellence, person-centeredness, respect,and racial/ethnic equality. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • UNDERSTANDING & APPRECIATION OF CULTURAL & HUMAN DIFFERENCES: Students will be offeredauthentic cultural programming to increase students’ understanding of various heritages, cultures, and identities. 
  • EFFECTIVE LEADERSHIP: Students willwork to create safe environments where power, privilege, and stereotypical assumptions are examined using meaningful dialogue, mutual sharing, and reflection.
  • CONNECTING KNOWLEDGE TO EXPERIENCE & IDEAS: Students willutilize their personal experience andnewfoundknowledge to create a more socially just society .
  • IDENTITY DEVELOPMENT: Students willidentify their power and privilege as they make meaningof their identities in relationship to the systems of oppressionthrough dialogue, mutual sharing and reflection. 

Come visit us! The center is located inside of the Main Campus Student Center (MCSC) located off of 10th street. We are located in suite 100 near the bus drop off.