LSC-Kingwood to Sponsor Hispanic Male Institute

LSC-Kingwood to Sponsor Hispanic Male InstituteLSC-Kingwood’s Men’s Center will hold a Hispanic Male Institute (HIM) July 14-17, 2014. The program is open to young men ages 13 through 15. “The purpose of HIM is to expose our young Hispanic men to life after high school,” explained Al Dorsey, director of The Men’s Center. “Participants will engage in leadership workshops, learn life skills and study the Hispanic culture,” added Dorsey. “It’s a very intense four-day workshop, one that will prove to be a positive experience for our participants.”

The workshops will be led by LSC-Kingwood faculty and administrators. The workshops will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. in the Student Conference Center. Lunch will be provided daily.

The deadline to apply for the free program is June 27. For more information, contact Al Dorsey, director of The Men’s Center at 281.312.4351 or at Alfred.dorsey@lonestar.edu.

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Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.

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