Project MALES will be hosting our first plática of Fall 2022 on Monday, September 12th from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. CDT in the Glenn Maloney Student Assembly room G1.310 of the Student Services Building (SSB). We have the amazing honor to be joined by Clint LaFuente, who will present on the importance of critical mentoring for men of color.
Clint LaFuenteis a graduate research assistant for Project MALES and is a doctoral student in the Cultural Studies in Education Program in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction at The University of Texas at Austin. His research explores how critical pedagogies can support the critical consciousness development of Latinx youth, and help them develop critical literacies.
Pláticas are held monthly during the academic year and highlight faculty and community leaders whose work centers and/or impacts boys and young men of color through research and practice.
Food will be provided from 5:00 – 5:30 P.M. CDT. We invite all UT students, faculty, staff, and community members to join us.