Mentor Program

Project MALES Student Mentors – 2014-2015

PM Fall 2014 Retreat Group Picture

The Project MALES Student Mentoring Program is off to a great 2014-15 academic year. We have a total of 36 Mentors, 34 of which are returning from last academic year. This year we are continuing our mentoring partnerships  at Travis, Lanier, and Reagan High Schools in Austin ISD. Our Mentoring Site Coordinators Mike Gutierrez, Jesse Mondragon, and Juan Lopez, as well as the Project MALES student leaders have planned many engaging and dynamic activities throughout the academic year. Here is the schedule of events for fall 2014;

Events Spring 2015 

Plática Series 

Plática # 1, Mark L. Madrid, President and CEO of the Greater Austin Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (Wednesday, February 11th).

Plática # 2, Stefan Molina, Director of Operations at Duncan G. Stroik Architect, LLC. (Wednesday, March 11th).

Plática # 3, David Contreras, Founder and Executive Director of LaunchPad The Center (Wednesday, April 8th).

*All Pláticas are scheduled for 7:00 p.m. in UTC 1.146.

Community Engagement Events

9th Annual Feria Para Aprender, Saturday February 21st 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. @ Highland Mall.

Explore UT, Saturday March 7th 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. @ UT Campus.

Project MALES undergraduate mentor, Jesse Mondragon, provides a testimonial about the importance of mentorship and what motivates him to stay involved.

For more information our Project MALES activities, please visit our website often.