National Coalition Building Institute (NCBI)

The National Coalition Building Institute International is a nonprofit leadership training organization that works to eliminate prejudice and inter-group conflict on campuses and in communities throughout the world. Its university campus affiliate members are trained to provide a proactive response to discrimination and intergroup conflicts. The Fresno State Campus Affiliate consists of a team of students, faculty, and staff trained to lead Prejudice Reduction workshops and the Controversial Issues Process.

Welcoming Diversity Workshop - An Interactive Workshop, Not a Lecture

  • All are one-day workshops from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
  • Morning Refreshments and Lunch Provided.
  • It is important that you are present for the full day. 
  • This workshop is most effective when you attend the entire time. 
  • Each activity builds on previous work. 

Workshop Fee

  • Fresno State Students, Faculty, and Staff - NO COST.
  • Non-Fresno State Participants - $75.00  Make Check Payable to Fresno State.

Special Accommodations Or Questions:

We encourage participation by people of all abilities.  If accommodations are needed, please contact or call Idalia Morgutia 559.278.5349 or send email to  (main office number is 559.278.3052)


  • You will receive an auto-notification via email immediately after registering.  If you do not receive an email notification, please contact

Waiting List:

  • If registration for the workshop has closed/reached capacity, click "Waiting List" and complete the form
  • Placing yourself on the waiting list does not secure you a seat for the workshop 
  • If room permits you will be contacted via email the week of the workshop by Idalia M.          

FALL  2018 - Welcoming Diversity Workshops - REGISTRATION OPENING SOON

     Location      Registration    Waiting List Registration
SATURDAY Sept. 29  Vintage Rm.  Opening Soon
FRIDAY  Oct. 26 Vintage Rm.  Opening Soon  Click WAITING LIST
SATURDAY  Nov. 17 Vintage Rm.  Opening Soon  Click WAITING LIST

SUMMER 2019 - Welcoming Diversity Workshops
 Workshops (if any) scheduled for Summer 2019 will be posted by the end of May 2019.   (updated: July 16, 2018)

Please note:

  • Summer workshops begin promptly at 7:30 a.m. to accommodate summer working hours.
  • Please plan to arrive no later than 7:15 a.m for our summer workshops.