Join us for our Legacy Conference celebrating the college-going experience for African American students and the creation of the School-to-College pipeline for African American men.
Through a day of BBQ, presentations, and a series of workshops, you can engage in meaningful conversations with current college students who are able to share inside information on what college life is all about.
Alain Leroy Locke College Preparatory Academy
325 E 111th St.,
Los Angeles, CA, 90061
September 18, 7:30am-3:30pm
SPACE IS LIMITED
Breakfast and lunch provided
Dr. Samarah Blackmon, Ph.D.
Associate Director of the Black Male Institute at UCLA. Founder of the JANRAH Program for young women of color.
Dr. Blackmon completed her doctoral studies in the Urban Schooling Division of the UCLA Graduate School of Education & Information Studies where her dissertation examined the college preparatory pathways of Black female high school students in a community-based organization. She holds a Master’s Degree in Public Policy from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from the University of Washington in Seattle.