Project MALES first Platica of Fall 2020 will take place on Monday, 9/21 starting at 5:00pm, and we are proud to announce our guest speaker will be Mike Gutierrez.
Here is some information on our speaker Mike Gutierrez, Senior Program Coordinator:
Mike is from El Paso, TX and earned both a B.A. in Psychology in 2013 and an M.Ed. in College and University Student Personnel Administration (CUSPA) in 2015 from the University of Texas at Austin. Mike worked as the program coordinator for Project MALES (Mentoring to Achieve Latino Educational Success) within the Division of Diversity of Community Engagement at UT-Austin for two years. As program coordinator, Mike oversaw the expansion of the mentoring program to three school districts in the Austin area, robust growth of the undergraduate student cohort and supervised graduate assistants serving as mentoring site coordinators. Currently, Mike works with Student Success as senior program coordinator focusing on first-gen programming, leaver’s campaign and Posse foundation. His research interests include first-generation college students, academic and non-academic outcomes for men of color, enrollment management and the role of student success initiatives.
We look forward to seeing everyone at our virtual Platica! please do not hesitate to contact faculty or staff for an invite.