The Project MALES Fall 2013 Newsletter is now available here. Featured in this newsletter is an update on our Consortium’s launch, a recap of our third annual UT Latino Male Symposium, and a spotlight on the newest members of the Project MALES team. Enjoy, and please share with others!
The Texas Education Consortium for Male Students of Color, a new statewide network of school districts, community colleges and public universities, officially launched in summer 2013. Click here for the press release that was released on August 12th, 2013. Here are recent news stories on the Consortium in the Austin… read more
THANK YOU for your interest in the 2013 UT Latino Male Symposium. Our event was held on Friday, June 7th, 2013, at the Student Activity Center Ballroom at UT-Austin. This year we had over 200 attendees who had the opportunity to hear a variety of perspectives from our featured panelists… read more
The Project MALES Student Organization was recognized as the January 2013 UT-Austin Student Organization of the Month for its outstanding work in mentoring and community service. More to come soon. Also, the mentoring and research work of Project MALES was recently featured in two news stories: Experts see peril as… read more
In the last few months, the Greater Texas Foundation (GTF) and TG have awarded Project MALES two new grants totaling over $578,000 to support Hispanic and African American male student success across the state of Texas. These three-year grant awards will support the Texas Education Consortium for Male Student Success, an ambitious… read more
The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has recently awarded Project MALES a $50,000 grant for its male mentoring initiatives. The grant will provide support for the Project MALES Student Fellows Mentoring Program in the 2012-13 academic year, and it will allow Project MALES to expand the number of fellows and… read more