From Crisis to Triumph: Men of Color

By Samantha Williams, student, SUNY Empire State College; assistant editor, The Student Connection

May 14, 2015

Continuing the great conversations happening across our SUNY Empire State College campuses, one of many growing student groups, ESC Education for All, is hosting a forum May 29, 2015 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. at St. George’s Church in Newburgh, NY. The forum is a dialogue open to students, faculty and staff at SUNY Empire State College as well as open to the public. Explore the challenges faced by Men of Color who re-enter the community after incarceration. The purpose of the forum is to present multiple perspectives on the topic through an education and community-building event.

  • Location: St. George’s Church, 105 Grant Street, Newburgh, NY
  • When: Friday, May 29 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Keynote Speaker: Glenn Martin, Founder of JustLeadershipUSA

The event is free and registrants may bring up to five guests.

To RSVP, contact Tanya Thompson ‘14 at esceducationforall@gmail.com or 718-783-4400

A light breakfast and lunch will be provided.

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