Events for 2023-2024

Resume and LinkedIn Workshop

Tuesday, August 31stJordan Student Success Building, Room 324 | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

B2B’s Resume Workshop gives students the opportunity to learn more about how transferable skills and activities from classes, part-time jobs and community engagement can help them build a great resume. Afterwards, one of our brothers, James Lowry, will further the workshop on resume building on more personal level.


Tuesday, September 5th | Tivoli 320 ABC | 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

The Maximizing Your College Experience Workshop would allow for students to learn about the language utilized in higher education to better understanding what those terms mean, what to expect while they are navigating the college system, and the transition of enrolling into a post-secondary institution. B2B, Trio SSS, and First-Generation Initiative will do this by bringing in upperclassmen students to talk about their experience and what navigational skills students should know when continuing in their college experience.  

B2B Night at the Colorado Rockies- Colorado Rockies vs LA Dodgers

Friday, September 28th | Coors Field | First pitch at 6:10 PM

B2B fosters a safe and inclusive environment through community services and mentorship that generates a sense of belonging and genuine brotherhood. Through this cultural event, we are giving male-identifying students of color at MSU Denver/ The Auraria Campus the opportunity to break bread, bond and establish genuine friendships outside of the classroom setting.

Brother to Brother Critical Discussion on Race and Culture

Wednesday, October 11th

Thursday, October 12th

Jordan Student Success Building, CAVEA 420 | 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

PurposeFirst offered in 2014, the Critical Discussion on Race is an annual event hosted by the Brother-to-Brother program at MSU Denver.  The event is open to the campus community.The long-term outcome of the Critical Discussion on Race is that MSU Denver students, staff, and faculty, take steps to improve campus climate in pursuit of inclusive excellence. 

“The Talk!”

Thursday, November 9th | TBD | TBD

Purpose: For generations Black and Brown families have engaged in dialogues about societal threats and norms with Male Youth as they enter or transition into what is perceived as manhood. The objective of “THE TALK” seminar is to raise awareness among young male adults about the common dangers and pitfalls they routinely encounter in their daily lives. 

By highlighting the potential consequences that uninformed decisions may have on male students’ future as adults, the workshop will emphasize the significance of evaluating choices from a societal perspective. Through this interactive session, participants will gain the necessary tools and knowledge to be more mindful of the issues that can significantly alter the trajectory of their current paths to success, promoting responsible decision-making, and fostering a safer and more secure future. 

Art Gallery with Sister Circles & B2B

Wednesday, November 29th | Jordan Student Success Building, CMEI Lounge, Room 237 | 12:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Purpose: In collaboration with Sister Circles, students will be providing an artistic creation for them to showcase their creation and be given the opportunity to speak about its significance to them. All mediums of artist creation are welcomed and will be given space to be show cased and presented to other attendees of the event.  

Spring Welcome Mixer

Wednesday, January 16th | Tivoli Turnhalle | 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Join the Brother-to-Brother Programs and First-Generation during the Spring Welcome Back event. Come learn about the MSU Denver campus and connect with B2B and First-Generation peers and staff. There will be free food, swag, resource tables, a scholarship raffle, and music.

Workplace Equity Summit

Thursday, February 8th | Jordan Student Success Building, Fourth Floor | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Guy Code: A Barbershop Talk with B2B

Wednesday, February 28th | Tivoli Garage Lounge (Tentatively) | Noon 5:00 PM (Tentatively) 

Purpose: Serves as an opportunity for students to openly discuss topics that directly impact their personal, academic, and professional experiences. This also serves as an opportunity for our men to connect and engage with Denver’s community leaders and professionals. 

During this event, B2B members will define and decode the unspoken and spoken social norms of manhood. The event will challenge members to rethink some approaches and affirm others. We will explicitly discuss about hyper/toxic masculinity, sex, consent, drug and alcohol prevention and more. Free haircuts will be provided during the event. 

B2B Gaming Tournament & Kickback

Thursday, March 7th | Jordan Student Success Building, CMEI Lounge, room 237 | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM 

Students are welcome to join the B2B community to enter a bracket-based tournament revolving around Super Smash Bros and Mario Kart to win prizes. 

Men of Color Leadership Summit

Friday, April 26th | Springhill Suites Marriott | 10:00 AM- 5:00 PM 

Purpose: As we continue the work to better serve and support our male-identified students of color at MSU Denver, we would like to host our first Brother to Brother Symposium to honor, celebrate, and acknowledge those students who have displayed exemplary leadership and successfully completed their academic and personal goals. The theme for this year’s event is Redefining Possible: Educate. Elevate. Empower.

B2B Graduate Celebration

Thursday, May 2nd | Jordan Student Success Building, CMEI Lounge, Room 237 | 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

A celebratory event revolving those brothers who will be graduating May 2024. B2B will be handing out