NAACP Youth Helping Youth Conference 2014

Eleventh Annual TCC/NAACP

Youth Helping Youth Conference

“Celebrating Black History: Checklist For Success" 

Tulsa Community College, Northeast Campus

Saturday, February 22, 2014

View map and/or driving directions to Northeast Campus.

8:30 a.m. - 9 a.m. Registration - Cyber Lounge
9 a.m. - 10 a.m. General Session - Seminar Center
9 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. Welcome Remarks
 

Alvin Muhammad, NAACP
John Gibson, Northeast Campus Provost
Tony Alonso, Dean of Diversity of Civic Engagement
Rebecca Marks-Jimerson, Diverse Student Outreach Coordinator
Booker T. Washington Choir, Directed by Melissa Jones-Chunu

9:45 - 9:55 a.m. A Word from the NAACP Tulsa Youth Council
 

Keith Daniels, President

9:55 - 10 a.m. Workshop Directions
10 - 10:10 a.m. Travel

Youth Workshops

10:10 - 10:55 a.m.     Session 1: Choose One Workshop

The Power of Mentoring

Black History: Past & Present

Students of Color and the College Experience

ACT Prep

You Can't Major in Baseball

So, You Think You're Ready to Enroll?

Michael Singleton
 African American Male Student Success Team (Males)

Jan Clayton, Associate VP of Student Affairs
(Females)

Marvin Blades
retired police officer, President, 100 Black Men of Tulsa, Inc.

Panel

Various Colleges and Universities

Kezia Daniels
Coordinator of Student Services, ORU eAacdemy

 

 

Recommended for 9-12 Grade

 

LaTi Magee
WNBA Prospect and former Georgetown player

Thesha Zeigler
TCC Career Placement Advisor
and

Mario Choice
Academic Advisor

10:55 -11:05 a.m.     Travel Time to Next Session

11:05 - 11:50 a.m.     Session 2: Choose One Workshop

The Power of Mentoring

Black History: Past & Present

Students of Color and the College Experience

ACT Prep

You Can't Major in Baseball

So, You Think You're Ready to Enroll?

Michael Singleton
 African American Male Student Success Team (Males)

Jan Clayton, Associate VP of Student Affairs
(Females)

Marvin Blades
retired police officer, President, 100 Black Men of Tulsa, Inc.

Panel

Various Colleges and Universities

Kezia Daniels
Coordinator of Student Services, ORU eAacdemy

 

 

Recommended for 9-12 Grade

 

LaTi Magee
WNBA Prospect and former Georgetown player

Thesha Zeigler
TCC Career Placement Advisor
and

Mario Choice
Academic Advisor

11:50 a.m. - 12 p.m.     Students Travel to Seminar Center for Combines Sessions with Parents

Parent Workshops

 10:10 - 10:55 a.m.*
Parents Workshop
Session One

Preparing Your Child for College
Presenter:
Linda Mayes, TCC Faculty

Becoming aware of post-high school options. Tips on how to help students with post-high school educational decisions.

Room: Seminar Center

 11:05 - 11:50 a.m.*
Parents Workshop
Session Two

Financial Aid: Funding Your Child’s Future
Presenter: Missy Makres, Assistant Director, Financial Aid

This workshop will provide an overview of the financial aid resources and will discuss effective financial planning to pay for college attendance.

Room: Seminar Center

11:50 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.      Break and return to the Seminar Center 

 12 - 12:30 p.m.
Parents Workshop
Session Three

Overcoming the Financial Obstacles
Presenters: Tim Fernandez, Director of Tulsa Achieves and Missy Makres, Assistant Director, Financial Aid

This workshop will provide an overview of students’ financial aid responsibilities and opportunities regarding Tulsa Achieves and OK Promise.

Room: Seminar Center

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch and Entertainment – Large Auditorium
Door Prize Announcements
1:30 p.m. Closing Remarks - Ruford Henderson

*All adult participants who register will receive TCC Continuing Education Certificates for completing this session.

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