Black Male Initiative
Final Report to the Chancellor, which includes the Executive Summary, Task Force Report, Working Group Reports, and Proposal to the City Council. >>
Campuses have developed student-oriented programs with goals similar to CUNY's Black Male Initiative. >>
- Thursday, February 28, 2013 <pdf> - James Baldwin-Down from The Mountaintop, an original solo play written and performed by Calvin Levels
- April 19, 2012 <pdf> - Financial Literacy: From Money 101 to Wealth Building with Stacia Morris, Jamaal Solomon and Pierre Le Veaux
- November 16, 2011 <pdf> - Nobody Knows My Name: Challenges Facing Black Gay Men in Higher Education featuring Dr. Juan Battle, Antoine Craigwell, Darnell Moore and Tokes Osubu.
- April 22, 2009 <pdf> - The 1968 Olympics as a Symbol of the Black Power Movement. Panelists: Dr. John Carlos, Dr. Tommie Smith, Vince Matthews and Rev. Mrs. Cynthia James, widow of Larry James, and moderated by Council Member Charles Barron and the Rev. Dr. Herbert Daughtry.
- March 30, 2009 <pdf> -
The Black Male Initiative: An Empowerment Movement featuring Mr. Aaron Thomas, Senior Director, Health and Quality of Life National Urban League.
Keynote Speaker: Mr. Aaron Thomas
- March 31, 2008 <pdf> -
Setting a Standard of Excellence for African American and Latino Students - The Story of the Eagle Academy for Young Men
Keynote Speaker: David C. Banks, Esq.
New York City Council Briefing Papers
Friday, October 4, 2013
Eigth Annual CUNY BMI Conference
Keynote Speakers: Juan Cartagena, Paul Butler, and Ron Daniels
Click here for e-flyer <pdf>
Friday, October 5, 2012
Seventh Annual CUNY BMI Conference
Keynote Speakers: Kevin Powell and Derek Dingle Click here for e-flyer <pdf>
- Friday, October 7, 2011
Sixth Annual CUNY BMI Conference
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, Dr. Julianne Malveaux and HUD Regional Administrator Adolfo Carrión, Jr.
- October 2010
Fifth Annual CUNY BMI Conference
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Peniel Joseph, Herb Boyd
- October 2009 <pdf>
Fourth Annual CUNY BMI Conference
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Lynne Holden, Dr. Kenneth Olden, and Dr. John Rich
- October 2008
Third Annual CUNY BMI Conference
Keynote Speakers: Professor Floyd Weatherspoon and Professor Anthony Thompson
- October 2007
Second Annual CUNY Black Male Initiative Conference
Keynote Speakers: Dr. Gail Thompson, Rev. Dr. Calvin Butts, III, and Professor Charles Ogletree. »
- April 2006
First Annual CUNY Black Male Initiative Conference
Keynote Speakers: Professor John Hope Franklin »
SAVE THE DATE!!!
Ninth Annual CUNY BMI Conference, DIVERSITY, BUSINESS AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP, featuring
TERRIE WILLIAMS, Principal/Founder, The Terrie Williams Agency; Author, Black Pain: It Just Looks Like We’re Not Hurting; one of Ebony magazine’s “Power 150” for Activism anEd Women’s Day magazine’s 50 Women on a Mission to Change the World and
JOSHUA DUBOIS, Principal/Founder, Values Partnerships, Former Director, White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships and Author, The President’s Devotional
An opportunity program for CUNY undergraduates who aspire to earn doctorates Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 7, 2012
Knowles Science Teaching Fellowship (KSTF)
To apply, please click here: www.kstf.org/apply
2015 Summer Pipeline Programs for CUNY BMI Undergraduates
CUNY BMI undergraduates are encouraged to apply to summer pipeline programs to prepare for competitive graduate and professional school admissions processes.
Click here for a list of programs >>
CUNY Opportunity Programs and Specialized Programs