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 Dr. NKrumah Lewis to Speak at RCC on May 7

ASHEBORO (April 28, 2014)

Inner Strength, Randolph Community College’s Minority Male Mentoring Program (3MP), is bringing an exciting guest speaker to campus on Wednesday, May 7. Dr. NKrumah D. Lewis, an author, entrepreneur, social activist, and advocate for stigmatized populations, will speak and sign copies of his book, “Becoming a Butterfly: From Prison to Ph.D.” The event will be held in the Continuing Education and Industrial Center.
           
The first 20 people in line will receive a free copy of Dr. Lewis’ book. The book signing will be from 11:30 a.m.-12 noon. Dr. Lewis will speak from 12 noon-1 p.m.
           
Dr. Lewis is originally from Durham and is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and North Carolina A & T State University, among others.
           
The event is free and open to the public.
           
The goal of RCC’s Inner Strength 3MP (Minority Male Mentoring Program) is to increase the retention and success rates of minority males by demonstrating the essential values of scholarship, determination and persistence and reinforcing these through a series of experiential activities.
           
RCC’s CEIC is located at 413 Industrial Park Avenue. Take the McDowell Road exit off of U.S. 220 Bypass/I73-74 and follow the signs.