The White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics convened a roundtable meeting on January 10, 2014 at the White House to discuss the issue of Latino male educational attainment. Dr. Victor Sáenz and Project MALES co-founder, Dr. Luis Ponjuán, associate professor in higher education administration at Texas A&M University,… read more
The Project MALES Student Mentoring Program was selected as the 2014 Outstanding Mentoring Program. The award was presented at the Texas Summit for Mentoring held on Friday, January 10, 2014 at the University of Texas at San Antonio’s downtown campus. The award is presented to organizations and individuals for their… read more
Project MALES will be hosting its first Plática of the Spring semester on February 19, 2014, from 7-8pm at JES A215A. Our featured speaker will be Dr. Teresa Granillo, Executive Director of Con Mi Madre.
We recently hosted our second Fall Platica. This month, we featured representatives from Con Mi Madre and Latinitas, two of our partner organizations. Representing Con Mi Madre was Executive Director Dr. Teresa Granillo, and representing Latinitas was COO Laura Donnely Gonzalez. Our thanks to Theresa and Laura for a great… read more
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!
Welcome to the official website of the Texas Education Consortium for Male Students of Color. On June 1st, 2013 we officially launched the Consortium, funded by two new grant awards from the Greater Texas Foundation (GTF) and TG as well as continuation funding from the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.… read more