Halting Oppressive Pathways through Education (HOPE)
The HOPE initiative is designed to examine and eliminate the social, institutional and academic barriers that often prevent males of color from achieving their full potential at BHCC and beyond. The initiative is run by a group of faculty, staff and administrators who are focused on three main areas: research and analysis, gaps in College programs and services, and mentoring.
Currently aimed at transforming inequitable systems and structures so that Black and Latino males can thrive, the program aims to expand in the coming years to include other ethnic groups as well as women.
Some current initiatives include: