Black Excellence MASTERCLASS Workshops


Black Excellence is excited to bring the MASTERCLASS Professional Development Workshop Series to students at Wichita State University! We designed and will facilitate these engaging workshops to deliver results in supporting your leadership skills and professional development. Learn how to unlock your potential by taking part in something greater.

Spring 2023 Workshops


Topic 5: Cultural Restoration
6-7 p.m.
Wednesday, January 25
Rhatigan Student Center 208

This workshop aims to educate and empower participants by exploring the rich history of the Black/African American communities, while engaging participants in meaningful dialogue and activities around unique facets of culture.


Topic 6: Financial Literacy in the BE Community
6-7 p.m.
Wednesday, February 8 Tuesday, February 21
Rhatigan Student Center 208

This workshop provides a comprehensive set of topics that offer insightful and transformative information on financial literacy in the Black community.


Topic 7: BE Perspective - Mental Health
6-7 p.m.
Wednesday, March 8
Rhatigan Student Center 208

This workshop will equip and enhance the knowledge base of mental health resources around the campus and community for our participants.


Topic 8: Year-End Celebration
6-7 p.m.
Tuesday, April 11
Rhatigan Student Center 262

Join us as we celebrate the achievements of those participating in Black Excellence. Students will have the opportunity to reflect on their experience in the MASTERCLASS workshops and enjoy light refreshments, while networking with community partners and leaders.

For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at (316) 978-3034.