Black Male Summit

April 12-13, 2019, at The University of Akron

Join us for two days of leadership and inspiration from leading national experts in African American Male educational achievement. We together will discuss how to build better pathways to how we recruit, retain and graduate African American Males in higher education. Registration opening soon!


Call for proposals

The Black Male Summit is your opportunity to share your scholarship, knowledge, academic research and community engagement. Please submit an abstract that highlights your work within the context of the conference topics:

  • retention, graduation and student success,
  • masculinity, identity and the media,
  • career and professional development,
  • health and,
  • criminal justice/social engagement.

Proposal submissions are now closed.