Second Annual CUNY Black Male Initiative Conference
Focus on the State of Black Education: Investing in the Next Generation of African American Students
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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.
This Event is Open to the Public
Hearing On CUNY Diversity Initiatives Funded by the New York City Council
June 7, 2007
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.
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 )