Bakersfield College

A2MEND Power Hour

The African American Male Education Network & Development (A2MEND) Power Hour weekly series at BC is designed to empower, motivate, connect members with resources to increase student success.

These meetings will include...

  • Weekly check-in
  • Social-emotional lessons
  • Guest speakers
  • Academic support
  • Academic Advising
  • Free lunch for those who attend

When: Every Monday
Time: 12:50 p.m.
Location: Fireside Room

Visit the A2mend Website for more information or email A2MEND@bakersfieldcollege.edu.

Accommodations available with advance notice. For accommodations, contact Daron Mackey (661) 390-5119 or Daron.mackey@bakersfieldcollege.edu.


Power Hour Series

A2MEND Power Hour (Fall 2021)

The A2MEND Power Hour series is designed to empower, motivate, connect members with resources and skills to increase student success. These meetings will include check-ins, social-emotional lessons, and LUNCH!

Day: Mondays
Time: 12:50 p.m.
Location: Fireside Room

Aug 30th - A2MEND Welcome - Power Hour Kick-Off

A2MEND supplies - Music - A2MEND Giveaaways

Sept 13th - Getting Plugged In

Connecting to Advisors, Mentors & Resources

Sept 27th - Life's Roller Coaster

Opportunity - Freedom - Self-Respect

Oct 11th - Crab in a Bucket

Family / Peer Pressure

Oct 25th - Tearing Off Labels

4 steps to tearing off labels

Nov 8th - Jumping Your Hurdles

Nov 29th - Desire - Time - Effort

Focusing your time & effort

Power Guest Speaker Series

The A2MEND Power Guest Speaker series at BC is designed to empower, engage and motivate members by sharing the path of other successful Black men in this community and outside this community. Lunch will be provided.

Day: Mondays
Time: 12:50 p.m.
Location: Fireside Room

Jamar Taylor football field

 

 

Sept 20th - Jamar Taylor
NFL player, former 2nd round draft pick by the Miami Dolphins 2013

 


Antwon Murray

 

 

 

 

Oct 4th - Antwon Murray
Tampa Bay Buccaneers Midwest scout, Super Bowl Champion 2020

 


Titus Young Sr

 

 

 

 

Oct 18th - Titus Young Sr.
Former 2nd round draft pick by the Detroit Lions 2011, named the Lions-Detroit Rookie of the Year for in 2011

 


Stephon Carter

 

 

 

 

Nov 1st - Stephon Carter
Current basketball HC at Centennial HS, CSUB all-time leading scorer

 


Andren Anderson

 

 

 

 

Nov 15th - Adren Anderson
Successful entrepreneur, Millionaire Business Owner at age 28, South High graduate

 


Tyrone Crawford

 

 

 

 

Nov 29th - Tyrone Crawford
Retired NFL player, BC alumni, 8 seasons with Dallas Cowboys

Location: 
Fireside Room
Upcoming dates: 
Mon, 09/27/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 10/04/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 10/11/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 10/18/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 10/25/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 11/01/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 11/08/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 11/15/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 11/22/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm
Mon, 11/29/2021 - 12:50 pm to 1:50 pm