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The Academy is a retention program housed in the Intercultural Student Engagement Center (ISEC). The Academy is committed to increasing the retention and graduation rates of domestic minorities, first generation, Pell Grant eligible and in need of transitional support. In addition, The Academy fosters an institutional climate supportive of the success of these students.

The Academy beings prior to M.A.S.T.E.R. Plan, and will continue with activities throughout the remainder of the school year.

ISEC Navigators serve as the student leaders and Orientation guides for the ISEC Academy Orientation. Navigators are placed in cluster groups and are assigned a group of conference attendees and provide support and guidance during and after the summer conference. ISEC Navigators gain experience in mentoring, problem solving, event management, and large and small group facilitation. Navigators network with university senior administration, faculty, and staff from across campus as well as undergo training on admissions and university processes to assist in the recruitment of prospective students. Interested applications should value collaboration, teamwork, and inclusive excellence.


ISEC Navigator Coordinators serve as the student peer leaders to ISEC Navigators. In addition, navigator coordinators support the ISEC Scholar Council in the development and execution of ISEC programming. Navigator Coordinators are assigned a group of ISEC Navigators to supervise and support in addition to serving in one of the following coordinating positions: Coordinator(s) of Recruitment & Operations, Coordinator(s) of Scholar Development, and Coordinator(s) of Hospitality & Programming. 

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA (Navigators) | 3.0 GPA (Navigator Coordinators)
  • Good judicial record
  • Faculty/staff recommendation
Responsibilities:
  • Be present during ISEC Academy move-in weekend (meet scholars, develop plan, etc.)
  • Assist with planning and implementation of ISEC Academy programs and activities
  • Meet monthly with Student Success Retention Coordinator

Benefits:

  • Impact the life and academic success of your peers
  • Network with faculty, staff and community members
  • Professional, leadership and personal development
  • Earn up to 100 service hours
Application timeline:

The 2021-22 application cycle will be announced on February 1, 2021. 

 


 

tracy

Tracy Scott

Peer Coordinator

Senior 

Louisville, Kentucky 

Journalism; Minor-African American-Studies 

demetrius

Demetrius Steele

Peer Coordinator

Junior

Chicago, Illinois

Computer Science; Minor - Communications with a certificate in Leadership

dailyn

Dailyn Tichenor

Peer Coordinator

 Senior

Louisville, Kentucky

Recreation Administration; Concentration in Nonprofit Social Work

 

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Shakyla Owens

Navigator

Sophomore

Clarksville, Tennessee

Accounting

tete

Te'Awnah Hayden

Navigator

Sophomore

Lebanon, Kentucky

Elementary Education

jahari

Jahari Burnett

Navigator

Senior

Columbus, Ohio

Marketing

 

ahatcher

Ashley Hatcher

Navigator

Junior

Radcliff, Kentucky

Middle Grades Education w/ Concentration ELA

destiny

Destiny Smith

Navigator

Senior

Smiths Grove, Kentucky

Child Studies (Directors Certficate and Family Home Visiting Certificate)

alann

Alanah McCray-Adams

Navigator

Sophomore

Owensboro, Kentucky

Entrepreneurship

 

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Sidonia Brown

Navigator

Sophomore

Nashville, Tennessee

Child Studies

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Jada Webster

Navigator

Sophomore

Indianapolis, Indiana

Psychscience and Spanish with a concentration in Clinical Science

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Taja Brown

Navigator

Senior

Louisville, Kentucky

Paralegal Studies

 

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DaShaun Van Cleave

Navigator

Junior

Decatur, Georgia

Broadcasting & Sports Management

jh

Jazzlin Hamilton

Navigator

Senior

Louisville, Kentucky

News & Sports Reporting; Minor - Musical Theatre

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Te'Onnika Hollowell

Navigator

Senior

Radcliff, Kentucky

Organizational Leadership with a minor in Business Administration and Entrepreneurship

 

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Davon Taylor

Navigator

Sophomore

Louisville, Kentucky

Broadcasting w/ a minor in Criminology

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Keilen Frazier

Navigator

Sophomore

Louisville, Kentucky

Photojournalism and Public Relations

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Talysia Downing

Navigator

Senior

Lexington, Kentucky

 

Social Work; Organizational Leadership 

 

Not Pictured:

 

Jaden Adams

Kearra Boone

Talysia Downing

Mark Eric

Calen Gill

Kimberly Jefferson

Chesta Slaughter

Za'kia Miller

JaCory Nelson

Alexis Watkins

Justin Smith

 

Malyra Bendson

Daviea Bounds

Troy Davis

Daniel Gil Pupo

Darren Griggs

Yuritzi Lopez

Caleb Mason

Anthony Mathis

Sydney Reed

Braxton Sowell

Jennifer Zaragoza

 


 


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