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21ST ANNUAL

ECONOMIC SUMMIT & STUDENT LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE

Presented by: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc, Theta Theta Omega Chapter; Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc., Kappa XI Chapter; Las Vegas Urban League Young Professionals; Uplift Foundation of Nevada; 20 Pearls Foundation, Inc.; and the Las Vegas Urban League Guild

OPEN AND TO:

6TH - 12TH GRADE STUDENTS AND PARENTS

You are invited to participate in activities designed to prepare students for post-secondary success in college and their chosen careers. Morning workshops and afternoon activities will be presented by industry professionals, educators, college admissions specialists and experts in financial literacy. The following topics will include:

  • College admission and financial aid
  • How to obtain and manage credit
  • Careers in areas of STEM
  • Careers in the Trades

DECEMBER 7, 2019 / NV

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Scholarship Application Information and Instructions

Clark County graduating seniors, Class of 2020, please review this form and complete the linked scholarship application

Our Sponsors & Supporters

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7, 2019

University of Nevada, Las Vegas - Student Union Building

4505 Maryland Parkway, Las Vegas, NV 89154

Time: 8:15am To 4:30pm

WORKSHOPS OFFERED

High School Workshops – Morning

  • College Admission – Devan Sullivan, Senior Admission Counselor, UNLV
  • College Financial Aid – Allison McSwain, Transfer Coordinator, UNLV
  • Careers in Outer Space – Lee Willis, NASA Aeronautical Engineer
  • How To Manage Your Credit – SC Federal Credit Union
  • Protecting Your Social Media Image – Millicent Thomas, AKA
  • Building Las Vegas – Great Careers in the Trades (Plumber/Electrician/Healthcare/Information Technology) – Clarence Long, OPP/Jacqueline Hall, AKA

Great Room

  • Trades – Military, Law enforcement; Others
  • HBCU for You! – Nakia Barker-McKeever, AKA

AFTERNOON ACTIVITY

Middle School Workshops – Afternoon

  • Create Your College – Ashley Thomas, Early Outreach Graduate Assistant, UNLV
  • Knowing Your Value (In Dollars) – Laura Hermann, Early Outreach Specialist, UNLV
  • Money Math – Luna Rodriguez, Assistant Director of STEM & Multicultural Outreach, UNLV
  • Money Matters – Breakout Session – ULYP

Scholarship Applications for 2019 Clark County Graduating Seniors can be obtained by email from: scholarship@studentsummitlv.com

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