Multicultural Youth Conference 2016

Chart Your Course

  • Monday, December 19, 2016
  • 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Shepherd Union 
  • 9th - 12th grade students

Registration is now closed

 

All high school seniors will have the opportunity to apply for admissions for fall 2017 at WSU, so please bring an official HS transcript in a sealed envelope.

For questions about conference attendance, please contact: 

Amy Huntington 
amyhuntington@weber.edu
801-626-8543

Overview:

WSU's Multicultural Youth Conference will include 9th - 12th grade students from Northern Utah and beyond.  From 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., students will participate in gender/ethnic identity breakout sessions, expand their view of the world and community around them, learn about career and community opportunities through higher education and how to access higher education.  Keynote presentation and multicultural student and community performances will conclude the conference, sending students off with a renewed sense of their dream and how Weber State University can help them achieve it.

Highlights:

  • Sessions on cultural identity and ethnic pride
  • Information on financial aid and scholarships
  • College readiness and preparation
  • STEM and financial literacy activities
  • Diversity and leadership workshops

Contact:

Amy Huntington | amyhunting@weber.edu | 801-626-8543

Volunteer Inquiries:  
Jody Perkins | jodyperkins@weber.edu | 801-626-7027
Teresa Martinez | teresamartinez1@weber.edu | 801-626-6957