The annual Benjamin E. Mays Lecture is intended to encourage the discussion of issues facing urban educational leaders, as well as honor the memory of Dr. Mays and promote his philosophy of excellence in the education of those typically least well served by the larger society.
by Raina Turner, Program Coordinator for the TEAM AmeriCorps Program
DREAMS (Developing Relationships to Enhance All Mentees’ Success) Summer Institute is a summer program offered by the TEAM AmeriCorps Program. Each year, the program strives to provide high quality academic and social support to 40 metro-Atlanta students, their parents, and their families. For seven weeks… more »
The 26th Annual Benjamin E. Mays Lecture will be held on November 6, 2014 at 6:30 PM in the Rialto Theater. This year’s lecturer is Dr. Jeannie Oakes. Dr. Oakes is Presidential Professor Emeritus in Educational Equity at UCLA, where she founded UCLA’s Institute for Democracy, Education, and Access; the University of California’s All Campus… more »
This summer, The Alonzo A. Crim Center’s Marketing and Communications Graduate Research Assistant, Anique Hameed, was selected to serve as one of six of the first ever Proctor and Gamble My Black is Beautiful Ambassadors. Dana E. Salter, Crim Center Community Specialist, sat down with Anique to discuss her accomplishment.