About the Vermont Humanities CouncilBecause Ideas Matter
Beverly Colston of Winooski is the director of the Mosaic Center for Students of Color (MCSC) at the University of Vermont, where she works to enable the success of students of color at UVM. She has also worked at MCSC as a Student Services Advisor and at St. Michael’s College as International Student Activities Coordinator, among other educational roles.
She earned a BA in Psychology at the University of Pennsylvania and a MA in Education at UVM. Beverly has received several awards, including the Vermont Women in Higher Education 2019 Jackie M. Gribbons Leadership Award and the UVM Common Ground Award in 2016. She has also served on the boards of the Rokeby Museum and the Visiting Nurses Association.