F.J. Talley, Ph.D.
DeSousa-Brent Scholars excel in the classroom and beyond.
Scholars host annual visits to high schools and community centers in Maryland and Washington, DC, to promote St. Mary's to talented high school students.
LEADERSHIP PROJECTS, SPRING 2011
The DeSousa Brent Scholars Program
Directors/Production Team: Sean Allred, Cecilia Carino, and Yasmin Sanchez, DeVohn Gilmore, Eugene Hammond, CeCe McKay, Kate Novak, Raven Owens, and Jasmine Smith
World of Religions
Director: Doug Pelaez
Diversity and Culture E- Zine: Ensemble
Creators: Chelsea Cesaro, Djiine Gaspard, Zara Marvi, and Pierre Zibi
Clean Water for Haiti Fundraising Campaign: March 3 to April 18
Organizers: Jessica Placido, Ebony Squire, and Ashley Wagstaff
March 3: Film: Avatar
March 8 and 9: Tabling in Campus Center
April 11: Duct Tape Fundraiser (taping Cory Young to a wall!)
April 18: Raffle
Outreach to High School Students: February 8 to March 21
Organizers: Will Mathews, Marissa Sims, Cory Young, and Travis Woody
February 8-11: FENCES Arts Bridge Luncheons, SMCM
February 11-13: African-American Male Leadership Weekend, SMCM
February 19: Admissions Open House, SMCM
February 25: Fairlead Academy, Lexington Park, MD
March 4: Friendship Collegiate Academy, Baltimore, MD
March 17: Carver Vocational-Technical School, Baltimore, MD
March 18: Northwestern High School, Baltimore, MD
March 21: Baltimore Freedom Academy, Baltimore, MD
Cultural and Diversity Events: March 28 to September 23
Organizers: Marilyn Hucek, Jessica McCarter, Marché Pearson, and Pooja Taneja
March 23: International music for the opening of the Boyden Gallery's 42nd Annual Student Art Exhibition
March 28: This is ME! with guest Prof. Julie King -- A discussion of adornment and identity.
April 13: We are One – A discussion of prejudice
April 22: World Music Dance Party
September 14–23: Divided We Fall: Americans in the Aftermath, with filmmaker Valarie Kaur (commemorating 9/11).
No Limits Room (Gaming and Discussion Space): April 12, 14, and 16
Organizers: Mitchell Gresham, Wayne Johnson, Christian MacAuley, and Tori Moulden