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July 21, 2020

John Calipari endows McLendon Minority Leadership Initiative position at North Carolina Central

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 4:30pm July 21, 2020 7/21/20

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Last week, John Calipari launched the McLendon Minority Leadership Initiative (MLI) with the McLendon Foundation to create access and opportunities for minorities in college athletics administration. Not surprisingly, the MLI is already off to a fast start. Today, Calipari endowed an MLI Future Leader position at North Carolina Central University where John McLendon coached from…

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July 14, 2020

John Calipari expands on new McLendon Minority Leadership Initiative

Zack Geoghegan 10:00pm July 14, 2020 7/14/20 Comments Disabled

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Following a Monday morning announcement, Kentucky Men’s Basketball head coach John Calipari took to Zoom on Tuesday as he talked to reporters about the inner workings of the new-founded John McLendon Minority Leadership Initiative, a coach-driven program designed to create opportunities for minorities within college athletics. Working with fellow head coaches across multiple sports, including…

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July 13, 2020

John Calipari announces McLendon Minority Leadership Initiative

Mrs. Tyler Thompson 9:58am July 13, 2020 7/13/20

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John Calipari has a new mission. This morning, Calipari announced the McLendon Minority Leadership Initiative (MLI), a coach-driven program aimed at creating access and opportunities for minorities in college athletics administration. The foundation is named for civil rights pioneer John McLendon, the first African American basketball coach at a predominantly white institution and in any…

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