Second Annual CUNY Black Male Initiative Conference

Focus on the State of Black Education: Investing in the Next Generation of African American Students


October 5, 2007
9:00 am – 6:00 pm
The City College of New York
The Great Hall in Shepard Hall and the North Academic Center
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York College Men's Center Second Annual Conference

September 17, 2007
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hosted by: William Burgess III, President, The Burgess Group & Second Vice-President, One Hundred Black Men, Inc.

Performing Arts Center - Little Theater

This Event is Open to the Public

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Hearing On CUNY Diversity Initiatives Funded by the New York City Council

June 7, 2007

CUNY BMI Statement before New York City Council Higher Education Committee available for download. » <pdf>

Bronx Community College 2nd Annual Conference:
The Black Male in Crisis


May 25, 2007
8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Keynote Address by: Dr. Ronald B. Mincy, Maurice V. Russell Professor of Social Policy and Social Work Practice at Columbia University and author of the book entitled “Black Males Left Behind”

Professor Mincy formerly served at the Ford Foundation in several programmatic positions related to the treatment of low-income fathers by U.S. welfare, child support, and family support systems. He previously taught in the economics departments at Purdue University, Bentley College, the University of Delaware, and Swarthmore College, and also worked at the U.S. Department of Labor and the Urban Institute. He is a former co-chair of the Grantmakers Income Security Taskforce and is a Board Member of the Grantmakers for Children, Youth, and Families.

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A CUNY Black Male Initiative Panel Discussion

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) at CUNY: An Open Discussion with African American and Latino Faculty.

April 16, 2007
4pm to 6pm
The Graduate Center, Room 9204/9205

RSVP to Elliott Dawes, Director, CUNY BMI at (212) 794-5651(Elliott.Dawes@mail.cuny.edu )

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