Black Male Leadership Initiative



Black Male Leadership Initiative (BMLI) is an excellent opportunity to coalition build amongst the African American male community at Northern Kentucky University.  Selected BMLI participants will be invited to a series of workshops designed to enhance leadership skills, educate on the African culture from a historical framework, and motivate students to be successful inside and outside the classroom. 


  • Through participation in BMLI, participants will have the opportunity to…
  • Attend special activities designed to educate students on their African heritage
  • Strengthen leadership skills
  • Bring students together strengthened their support network
  • Bolster self confidence
  • Motivate participants to be successful inside and outside the classroom
  • Help retention rates among African American Males