The University of Colorado Denver is pleased to announce our 4th Annual Colorado Black Education !mpact (BE!) Conference.
Black Education !mpact (BE!) Conference
“Know Your Worth”: BE! The Answer
May 1, 2017
8:15 am – 1:30 pm
Auraria Campus – Tivoli Turnhalle
The BE! Conference Planning Team anticipates inviting about 300 outstanding students from Denver Metro area high schools, 50 parents, and 50 educators to the Downtown Auraria Campus for a day of interaction. The conference will offer specific discussion groups and workshops designed to engage students, educators, and community members.
In addition to a College Fair and a College Navigation Panel discussion, specific workshop topics will include:
- Financial Literacy: Maximizing my $$$?
- Marketing the “Best You” !
- Combating “Poverty Thinking” in the Classroom
- Leveraging Athletic Talent for College & Career
Finally, please encourage your students to apply for unrestricted scholarship funds at www.marinenunneducationfund.org. We will award two (2) college grants equaling up to $1000 each at the BE! Conference!
*We will also include virtual workshop participation via video conferencing for select sessions.