Building on Resilience Lecture Series

How Equity Unwraps Gifts and Talents in Black Students

Dr. Fred A. Bonner, II and the MACH-III Center team invite you to join us for our inaugural event, the Building on Resilience Lecture Series.  This lecture series will include authors from Building on Resilience, a text noted as being “a much needed and important resource on how to advance the success of Black males in education.” Our featured speaker, Dr. Donna Ford is recognized for her research on gifted education and Black males. She is professor of Education and Human Development and co-founder of the Scholar Identity Institute for Black Males at Vanderbilt University.

Friday, May 5, 2017
8:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Lecture
Don K. Clark Building, Room 155
Juvenile Justice Auditorium

Limited seating: Register early:


The mission of the Minority Achievement, Creativity, and High-Ability Center (MACH-III) is to produce cutting-edge best-practices and scholarship that will speak to the contemporary issues impacting critical populations: administration, faculty, and students across the P-20 spectrum and beyond into workplace contexts.