Child & Youth Well-being Events Race, Inequality & Social Mobility Events Events 2016

Young, Gifted, & @ Risk Consortium

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