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P.H.O.E.N.I.X Black Male Initiative

Parent Seminar

The P.H.O.E.N.I.X Initiative will offer educational seminars for parents that cover different topics. It is our intention to help equip parents with the necessary information to advocate for their child’s education. Seminars will be held once a month at the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay or Divine Temple Church community room - 425 Cherry Street, Green Bay, WI 54301 for NO charge. The seminars will be held in the 1965 room in the University Union. Please refer to the map if you need directions.

* Please check website often for updates as we will post seminars at least two weeks out from date.

Saturday, February 9th, (Confirmed)

  • Presenter: Mr. Morris
  • Location: 1965 Room, University Union
  • Time: 11:30-1:15p.m
  • Topic: College Admission
    • Application process
    • What you need to know about college access
    • Q & A

Saturday, March 2, (Cancelled)

  • Presenter: Mr. Robinson
  • Location: 1965 Room, University Union
  • Time: 11:30-1:15p.m
  • Topic: Reading
    • Black males with Learning Disabilities (i.e., dyslexia)
    • What you need to know – Scientific Research on reading
    • Individual Education Plans (IEP)
    • Q & A

Saturday, April 6th, (Cancelled)

  • Presenter: Dr. Coates
  • Location: 1965 Room
  • Where: University Union
  • Time: 11:30-1:15p.m
  • Topic: African Americans in Sports
    • Historical and cultural perspective
    • What you need you need to know
    • Q & A

Saturday, May 11th, (Confirmed)

  • Presenter: Dr. Bauer
  • Location: 1965 Room
  • Where: University Union
  • Time: 11:30a.m-1:15p.m
  • Topic: Science
    • Minority students in science
    • TOSS workshops
    • What you need to know
    • Q & A