Minority Male Initiative

Committed to closing achievement gaps between its male learners, Broward College continues to find new ways to provide sustained support to underserved students. The Minority Male Initiative focuses on supporting completion goals, as well as, improving persistence and retention rates among these students.

Upcoming Events & Activities

EACHING & ADVISING MINORITY MALES IN COMMUNITY COLLEGES PDD SERIES
A professional development series that highlights evidence-based strategies which improve outcomes for underserved populations in community colleges.

FUTURE LEADERS SUCCESS CONFERENCE
This annual event brings together minority male students and community stakeholders to support the educational and professional aspirations of minority male students. The event features local and nationally recognized experts in achievement equity. Dr. Marc Lamont Hill will give the keynote address for this year’s event.

PRE-COLLEGE SUMMER LEADERSHIP INSTITUTE
The institute serves as a pipeline to Broward College for high school minority male students (grades 10-12) who are part of Broward County Public School’s Mentoring Tomorrow’s Leaders and the 5000 Role Models of Excellence program.

MMI MENTORSHIP PROGRAM
The mentoring program is designed to positively impact student success of Broward College minority males through deliberate and intentional interactions between students and campus community (via Peer Academic Leader (PAL) Program, Ignite Luncheon Series and networking opportunities). ONGOING | COLLEGEWIDE

Campus Faculty Member Peer Academic Leader GIM Meeting Location
North Dr. Angel Velez
avelez@broward.edu
954-201-2142
Ojdre Sutherland
sojdre@gmail.com
305-467-7170
Every Tuesday
Building
46/144
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Central Vacant Woodllyson Acluche
wacluche@broward.edu
954-278-2063
Every Wednesday
Building
3/Honors Lounge
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.
South Phillip Davis
pdavis1@broward.edu
954-201-8925
David King
dayvidkeeng@gmail.com
954-470-4999
Every Tuesday
Building
71/231
1 p.m. - 2 p.m.

Interest Questionnaire

For more information email: mmi@broward.edu

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