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Sat, June 15 - County Events

Latinas Leading Tomorrow (LLT) is having the Latina Power Conference on Saturday, June 15th at George Mason University, Arlington Campus.

Please feel free to share this invitation to your contacts with connections to middle and high school Latina students in Virginia, Maryland and DC.

Arlington girls can come for $10/each. Scholarships are available regardless of location if they can not pay. A hard copy of the registration form can be downloaded.

Online registration:!events/vstc6=conference


8:00 - 9:00 Arrival / Registration / Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 9:30 Welcome Remarks

 - Jennifer A Crewalk - Assistant Director of Latino Student Affairs at George Mason

 - Dr. Pat Murphy- Arlington Public Schools Superintendent

9:30 - 10:30 am Keynote Ms. Carolina Alcalde “A story of Perseverance”

10:30 - 10:40 am Transition to Classrooms

10:40 - 11:40 am Ten Leadership Workshops (5 for Middle school/ 5 for High school):

? Branding: what is it? Why you need it?

? Negotiation Skills

? The Art of saying Thank You

? How to Effectively Promote your Skills

? The Leader in You

? What’s your Vision?

? Qualities of a Leader

? Marketing Plan for your college goals

? Communicating Effectively

? Using your Latina Cultural Assets

11:40 - 12:40 pm Lunch

12:40 - 1:45 pm Career Chats

One-on-one time for Q&A with Latina Professionals from various industries.

1:45 - 2:30 pm Expo Grand Opening/ Community Awards Ceremony

2:30 - 6:00 pm Trade / Education Expo/ Performances – OPEN TO PUBLIC

4:00 pm Buses Pick up