Ubuntu (Humanity: "I am because we are")

UBUNTU LogoUbuntu Education and Leadership Summer Symposium

June 24th – June 27th, 2024

The Ubuntu Summer Symposium introduces self-identifying Black and Afrocentric high school students and it's allies to the college experience through structured academic, leadership, and cultural activities. The goal is to expose students to different elements of the college experience that will better prepare them for the transition from high school into college. The program offers a dynamic curriculum that integrates leadership, college preparation, and culturally relevant themes for support of self-identifying Black and Afrocentric students.

Learning outcomes include:

  • College Preparation
  • Academic Skills Development
  • Critical Thinking
  • Cultural Enrichment 
  • Leadership Skills
  • Community Engagement

In order to enroll in the Summer Symposium, please click on the following link: 



print version Ubuntu Application

For more information about Ubuntu please contact us.

Marcus LeGrand
Afrocentric Student Program and College Prep Coordinator
Central Oregon Community College

Christy Walker
Director of Diversity and Inclusion