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Uplifting Black Men Conference

Uplifting Black Men Conference

February 24, 2024

The 9th Annual Uplifting Black Men Conference is back for another year at Virginia Tech, and it’s been totally redesigned to better serve students.

February 24, 2024
10:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Goodwin Hall at Virginia Tech
Free registration
Lunch is provided

What’s new

  • More interactive workshops focused on professional and leadership development
  • More conversational spaces for students to plan their future and connect with industry professionals, educators, and community leaders
  • An all-new pre-conference event, the Dr. Wayne Scales Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship Symposium, where students can share their research
  • An awards ceremony to celebrate students who have achieved excellence in research, leadership, and scholarship, as well as faculty and staff who champion black male excellence and achievement

Join us to empower, honor, and uplift black male students!

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