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Men's Summit

The Challenge of Becoming Men


Join us for the Fourth Annual TCC Men's Summit!

The Men’s Summit is designed for high school students, college students, and community members to join us for honest conversations on The Challenge of Becoming Men.

Given societal pressures we often struggle to understand how to become both a man and a complete human being. How do we build a sense of dignity, integrity, and respect without tearing each other and ourselves down?

Saturday, April 27, 2019
Tacoma Community College Tacoma Campus
Student Center, Bldg. 11

Breakfast and lunch will be provided

Featured Speaker

photo of Derrick R. Brooms

This year's Summit will feature speaker, educator, activist, youth worker, and author of Being Black. Being Male on Campus, Derrick R. Brooms.

Event Schedule and RSVP

9:30am | Continental breakfast

10:00am | Welcome from TCC President Ivan L. Harrell II, Ph.D.

10:05am | Featured speaker Dr. Derrick Brooms, author of Being Black, Being Male on Campus

10:40am | Session 1 The Challenge of Becoming Men, Becoming Human

  Women's parallel session The Challenge of Becoming Women, Becoming Human

12:15pm | Connection to community partners & lunch (60 minutes)

1:15pm | Session 2 Share the Learning: Uncovering the System (?)

2:15pm | Closing of the Summit

To RSVP, please fill out the form below


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