The Thea Bowman Intercultural Center supports the undergraduate community—with a particular focus on students of color, LGBTQ+, and historically marginalized students — in navigating college life and fulfilling their potential.


Sister Thea Bowman

Who was Sister Thea Bowman

Our work is inspired by the life and philosophy of Thea Bowman, a Catholic nun of the Franciscan Sisters of the Perpetual Adoration, who “helped people everywhere she went to explore their identity and to find their deepest humanity.”

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The BAIC staff are dedicated to helping all undergraduate AHANA students excel academically, personally, and in the pursuit of leadership opportunities.

What Is AHANA?

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More than an acronym, the term “AHANA" was coined by students in 1979 to celebrate the cultural differences present in the 51 community and in our society.

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All of our programs and services are committed to promoting equity, building community, and supporting opportunity among our students.

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