• Millennium Leadership Initiative

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    The American Association of State Colleges and Universities’ (AASCU) Millennium Leadership Initiative (MLI) is a premier leadership development program that provides individuals traditionally underrepresented in the highest ranks of higher education the opportunity to develop skills, gain a philosophical overview and build the network needed to advance to the presidency. 

    MLI logoMLI was originally conceived by AASCU’s African-American presidents to ensure that the next generation of leaders in higher education reflects the diversity of our nation. The program identifies African-American, Hispanic, Latino, Asian and Pacific Islanders in senior-level positions who are interested in career advancement and helps them achieve that goal. MLI, however, accepts all qualified applicants who meet the requirements.

    For over 15 years, MLI has reinforced the vital role that diversity plays in the institutional mission, assisting participants to advance in their careers and helping institutions diversify their executive leadership.

    For information on the 2014 MLI Institute, click here.

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      Brian Johnson (class of 2012) has been selected as president of Tuskegee University (Ala.)

      Dwaun Warmack (class of 2013) has been selected as president of Harris-Stowe State University (Mo.)

      Complete list of MLI Graduates' Career Advancements (pdf)

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