Date: November 11, 2016, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Clark-Fox Forum, Hillman Hall, Brown School
In partnership with Washington University’s Brown School, the Steve Fund will convene its third annual “Young, Gifted & @Risk” symposium. The conference brings together university scholars, administrators, practitioners, students and community members to build knowledge, promote dialogue, and advance practice in addressing the mental and emotional health needs of young people of color.
Registration & Continental Breakfast
Welcome & Symposium Overview
Panel 1: Marginality and Success: The University Experience and the Mental Health of Students and Emerging Adults of Color
Panel 2: How Culture, Mindset, and Identity Shape and Affect Mental Health among Young Adults
Lunch and Concurrent Sessions
Ideas & Innovation – lunch groups report out
Panel 3: Promising Strategies for Mental Health on Campus and Beyond for Young People of Color
Next Steps & Closing Remarks