Past Workshop Events

FALL 2013

The UNDERGRADUATE PLAYBOOK – Weekly UMI discussion group

October 30, November 6, 13, 20 12:15pm- 1:15pm
41 Park Row, 9th Floor Reception Area

A weekly discussion group on the black and Latino experience of navigating undergraduate education.

Graduate School Study Fridays

October 25, November 1, 8, 15 & 22    11am - 2pm
41 Park Row, 9th Floor Reception Area

Come plan and study for graduate school. GRE, LSAT, GMAT and MCAT study guides on reserve in OMA offices.


November 19th     3:25pm – 4:25pm
1 Pace Plaza, Student Union – Reading Room


Join us for a Q&A on young adult health issues and concerns.



Wednesday, February 13, 2013                                           12:20-1:15pm

            Who Am I: Race, Culture & Identity

Thursday, February 21, 2013                                               3:30-4:30pm

            Express Yourself --> Creating a Community of Scholars

Wednesday, March 6, 2013                                                  12:20-1:15pm

            Career Exploration: Tips on Creating Short and Long Term Career Goals

Thursday, March 21, 2013                                                   3:30-4:30pm

            Express Yourself: Open Forum

Wednesday, April 3, 2013                                                    12:30-2:00pm

            The Hardness Factor: Men’s Health and Sexuality

Thursday, April 18, 2013

            Being Out and Safe in Our Communities

Saturday, April 20, 2013                                                       10:00am-5:00pm

            COMMUNITY SERVICE: Site to be Determined

Wednesday, May 1, 2013                                                      12:20-1:15pm

             Looking Back—Moving Forward: Reflections on Our Status as Young Scholars

Thursday, May 9, 2013                     Location: TBA              6:00pm          

             End of Semester Celebration


FALL 2012

Wednesday, October 3, 2012            Reading Room (Student Union)       12:20-1:15pm

            The Absence of Black and Latino Males in Academia

Thursday, October 11, 2012              Location: TBA                                     12:00-2:30pm 

            Stop & Frisk: Racial Profiling or Crime Deterrent?

Thursday, October 18, 2012              Reading Room (Student Union)       3:30-4:30pm

            Express Yourself: Open Forum

Wednesday, October 31, 2012          Reading Room (Student Union)       12:20-1:15pm

            Mid-Semester Blues: Coping with Stress

Thursday, November 15, 2012         Reading Room (Student Union)        3:30-4:30pm

             I Can Finish College! Navigating Success Strategies for Completing

             Postsecondary  Education           

Wednesday, November 28, 2012      Reading Room (Student Union)      12:20-1:15pm

            Express Yourself: Open Forum

Wednesday, December 12, 2012    END OF SEMESTER CELEBRATION    6:30pm- 9:00pm

            Dinosaur Barbarcue Restaurant 


Unless otherwise noted, all meetings will take place in the Leader’s Lounge, 41 Park Row, 8th floor.

For further information, please contact Denise Belen Santiago at 212 346 1546 or