Local activist Deric Muhammad and Lone Star Community College will host the third annual Smartâ€™N Up Black Male Summit on Education. It takes place Saturday, Nov. 17, at Lone Star Victory Center, 4141 Victory Drive. Registration begins at 9 a.m. and workshops begin at 10 a.m.
The purpose of the event is to inspire and encourage Black males to pursue knowledge inside and outside the classroom, and address the drop-out rate among minority male students. It will feature motivational speakers, on-site mentors, and GED and college entrance information.
Admission is free. For registration or information visit www. blackmalesummit2012.eventbrite.com or call 832-338-6719.