Dante’ Bryant is a doctoral student in the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA). He serves as an adjunct faculty member at UTA the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Johnson C Smith University. Mr. Bryant has worked in social services and community outreach for more than 10 years. He holds graduate degrees in psychometric-psychology, theology: western-philosophical pragmatism, and social work. Mr. Bryant’s research interests include AA males in post-secondary educational environments, theoretical development and the critical social critique of social work education and practice strategies.