I am excited to serve as the 2018-19 president of the Black Faculty and Staff Association at the University of Central Florida. This year’s BFSA theme is titled, The Ties That Bind Us All.
BFSA is more than an organization. We are a close-knit community whose unique mission is to “…foster cultural awareness and enrichment through advocacy, mentoring, professional networking, and quality programming.” Dedicated and talented faculty and staff guide BFSA.
Our goal is to create a safe space for you to find support and guidance through the experiences of other BFSA members – whether it is developing your leadership skills, exploring your passion for music, history and the arts, getting advice on the tenure process or research opportunities, or just finding a group to talk to – we are here for you… [READ FULL TEXT]
Kensington A. Shields-Dutton