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Latino Youth Summit

Latino Youth Summit is a free two-day conference for Latino middle school students in the Madison area. Summit participants gather together online, getting a taste of college life and the resources available in their community.

Through a culturally relevant curriculum, students learn more about the path from middle school to high school to college for Latino students and academic subjects like science, art and history. Students not only attend workshops in these subjects, they also discuss key takeaways and reflect on the college journey.

"I loved the workshop about getting ready for college and thinking about what career is right for you. Even though we’re young, this information is useful right now."

Nancy, Latino Youth Summit Attendee

March 29-30, 2021 Schedule

Day 1

Welcome
Workshop I
Workshop II
Activity
Lunch
Student Discussion

Day 2

Welcome
College Prep Activity
Workshop III
Workshop IV
Lunch
Student Discussion
Evening: Family Wellness Night

Curious to Learn More?

For information about how to sign up and available volunteer opportunities, please contact info@precollege.wisc.edu.

In partnership with Centro Hispano of Dane County and Madison Metropolitan School District.