AACC_MinMaleRetProgs: Ouachita Technical College - Men on a Mission (MoM)

Program Name

Ouachita Technical College - Men on a Mission (MoM) 

Submitter

Sharon Seals  

First Name

Sharon 

Last Name

Seals 

Contact Title

AtD Core Team Leader and English Dept. Chair 

College

Ouachita Technical College  

Address

One College Circle 

Address 2

 

City

Malvern 

State

AR 

Zip

72150 

Email

sseals@otcweb.edu 

Phone

501-332-0238 

Phone Ext

 

Fax

 

Program URL

 

Program Description

MoM is a social networking group designed to improve the success and retention of African American males at Ouachita Technical College.  Students meet regularly to discuss class challenges and to undertake social outreach in the community.

Program Services

Mentoring; College Survival Skills; Service/Community Learning Opportunities 

Program Start Month

August 

Program Start Year

2008 

Current Number of Students

30 

Program Initiated

This program was initiated as part of our First Year Experience initiative for Achieving the Dream.

Program Funded

This program is funded through an Achieving the Dream grant.

College President and Administrators Involvement

Our college president has embraced, tracked, and presented on this initiative at state and national conventions. 

Program Success Story

We have several that have been captured in a 15 minute video of the initiative, available to you on request from bfrancis@otcweb.edu.
Attachments
ProgramBrochure.doc    
Created at 2/15/2010 3:39 PM  by System Account 
Last modified at 2/17/2010 9:47 AM  by KEVIN CHRISTIAN 
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