Current MLK Program Brochure [PDF] 

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Contact Information

For more information on the Martin Luther King Academic Retention Program, please contact:

 Ms.Tiffany Smith
Coordinator for MLK
(717) 477-1023 ext. 3411

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MLK 101

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As a member of the Martin Luther King Program, you will be enrolled in MLK 101, a non-credit first year experience course.  This is no ordinary class! We meet once a week for your first semester to discuss important issues that affect you as a student.  We also give you some tips on how to make math, English, an history classes a little easier.

Here is an overview of the topics:

  • Differences between High School and College
  • Note Taking
  • Tips to succeed in Math
  • Tips to succeed in English/Writing
  • Tips to succeed in History
  • Study Skills/Test taking Strategies
  • Diversity
  • Ethics and Moral Decision Making
  • Health Issues – Sex, Drugs, Alcohol
  • Life Without College
  • Life on Campus as a Student of Color – Obstacle or Opportunity