S.M.O.O.T.H. - Strong Men Overcoming Obstacles through Hard Work

A College Access Program

Service Learning - Tennessee State University


group S.M.O.O.T.H. is a mentorship program designed to connect middle and
high school students with college mentors in order to improve academic performance, retention, on-time graduation and preparation for post-secondary education.  TSU male students will serve as mentors and work with middle school boys of color at McKissack Middle Prep and John Early Museum Magnet Middle School.  Activities will include workshops, vocational assessment, group level and individual level interventions, service learning and community service.

you must be enrolled as a full-time student at Tennessee State University and have a flexible schedule to ensure consistent interaction with your mentee.

FOR QUESTIONS REGARDING S.M.O.O.T.H  please contact Shirley Nix-Davis, Director of Outreach at snixdavi@tnstate.edu or call 963-1243.






webpage contact:
Service Learning