Men of Color National Summit
Building Bridges to Success for African-American and Hispanic Males
Save the Date: March 28-29, 2023 at the Greenville Convention Center
The mission of the Clemson University Men of Color National Summit is to close the opportunity gap for African American and Hispanic males, from cradle to career. Bringing together approximately 2,400 high school and college students, business professionals, educators, government officials and community leaders from around the country, the summit will emphasize the importance of education, best practices and choices to increase high school and college graduation rates. The national conference will lead to awareness of the changing U.S. demographics by enhancing the experience of men of color through involvement and engagement, preparing them for a global mindset.
- Career and professional development
- Masculinity/personal identity
- Retention rates, graduation and student achievement
- Social/community engagement
- Pathways to Thriving
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2022 Men of Color Summit Stories
- Clemson’s fifth annual Men of Color National Summit
- Clemson hosts events aimed at closing the opportunity gap
2022 Men of Color Summit Testimonials
"This summit was wonderful and a great opportunity to learn more about the tools needed to be successful as a person of color in this country."
“It was inspiring! I was able to network and seek encouragement to uplift my journey!”
“It’s a very beneficial conference for students and adults to inspire and support professional growth for young men of color.”
“The summit was excellently planned and engaging from beginning to end. The presenters were phenomenal!”
“Good content, great exposure, wonderful experience for the young men.”
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The Office of Inclusion and Equity is proud to promote these endowments that enhance opportunities for underrepresented groups at Clemson — the Harvey B. Gantt Scholarship and the Leon E. Wiles Diversity Endowment.
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