Bigger Than Me Youth Summit
The summit is set for Saturday, September 15, 1-5 P.M. at Liberty-Eylau High School Media Center and is absolutely free. The objective is to bridge the gap between former graduates who are currently leading positive lives in some capacity with current students.
Co-cordinator and Texarkana native, Deonte' Bradly provided the following statement:
The Bigger Than Me Youth Summit will include participants from various fields, such as: local entrepreneurs, teachers, counselors, College students/graduates, entertainers, athletes, military Personnel, attorneys, corporate Executives, police officers, and other community leaders.
The youth summit will kick off with a keynote speaker to set the tone for the learning experience at hand. From there, students will break into small groups to enter into the breakout portion of the summit. Breakout sessions will focus on manhood and womanhood will include the following topics:
- Resume’ Building/Interview Etiquette
- Financial Literacy/Budgeting
- Entrepreneurship/Career Seeking
- The Importance of Travel/Getting out of your comfort zone
- College Admissions