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GEAR UP Alabama Black Belt Bus Tour at Goshen High School

Friday, October 11th, 2019 from 7:15am to 4:00pm (CT)
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Join us for the first Black Belt Friday of the 2019-2020 school year as we travel to visit GEAR UP Alabama students in Pike County! Join students, friends and colleagues from UAB on this unique mentoring opportunity led by GEAR UP Alabama and the Atlanta based non-profit, "Let Us Make Man." This bus trip will include a brief history lesson about Pike County and the Black Belt Region, and a critical dialogue about the work of GUA to significantly increase the number of students from high-poverty backgrounds who attend and succeed in postsecondary college and career opportunities. Once at the school, we will host a brief assembly before breaking into small groups with the students to discuss college and career readiness. Lunch and snacks will be provided. For more information, please contact Dr. Samantha Elliott Briggs (; Dr. Tonya Perry (; or Miss Ashton Ray ( We can't wait to see you on the bus!
31 Positions Filled | 18 Impacts | 157 Hours

Location: Goshen, AL 36035


Samantha Briggs wrote on October 11th, 2019

Thanks so much for joining us on this journey to Goshen High School! Your time was so meaningful to our team and our students!
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