Youth Conferences

Hispanic Professionals Unite to Inspire New York City Youth

Hispanic Professionals Unite to Inspire New York City Youth National Nonprofit HISPA’s Conference Hosted by Columbia University Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers   Hispanics Inspiring Students’ Performance and Achievement (HISPA) and Columbia Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) will host a Youth Conference at Columbia University for over 100 greater New York City area middle-school […]

Latino Professionals Inspire Youth to Dream at Princeton Youth Conference

June 5 Conference to Focus on Role Models and STEM Careers, Will Feature Award-Winning Physicist Luis Delgado-Aparicio
Princeton, NJ, June 5, 2015 – Hispanic professionals will share their personal and professional journeys with middle school students during a youth conference themed “Take Action! Achieve your Dreams” at Princeton University on Friday, June 5 from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This is the 15th conference and the 7th at Princeton University by Hispanics Inspiring Students’ Performance and Achievement (HISPA), a nonprofit that connects Hispanic role models and middle school students to empower youth to work hard, graduate high school, and go on to higher education. The conference is co-sponsored by the Office of Human Resources, Diversity and Inclusion at Princeton University. Students will come from Elizabeth, Hackensack, New Brunswick, Perth Amboy, and Princeton. Read more

Hispanic Role Models to Inspire Youth at San Antonio Conference

San Antonio, TX – Hispanic professionals from diverse backgrounds will share their educational and professional journeys with middle school students during a youth conference themed “Take Action! Achieve your Dreams,” at St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, TX on Friday, May 16, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. This is the fourth annual youth conference hosted by Hispanics Inspiring Students’ Performance and Achievement (HISPA), a nonprofit organization that connects Hispanic role models and middle school students with the goal of improving students’ academic performance and achievement. Read more

STEM Careers and Latino Role Models are Focus of May 16 Youth Conference in San Antonio

Princeton, NJ (April 25, 2014) – Hispanics Inspiring Students’ Performance and Achievement (HISPA), will partner with St. Mary’s University in San Antonio to host its fourth STEM- focused HISPA Youth Conference on Friday, May 16, 2014. The day-long event is themed “Take Action, Achieve Your Dreams,” and will take place at the University Center on the St. Mary’s University campus.

 

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First Annual HISPA Youth Conference in NYC, Powered by Latina Researchers – Coming April 4th at John Jay College

Princeton, NJ, March 25, 2014 – Hispanics Inspiring Students’ Performance and Achievement (HISPA), with the support of the Latina Researchers Network (LRN), will host the first annual HISPA Youth Conference in New York City on April 4. The day-long event is themed “Take Action, Achieve Your Dreams,” and will take place at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. It coincides with the LRN conference at the same location. Read more

Young Latinos to Learn from Role Models about Taking Action to Achieve their Dreams at One-day Conference

San Antonio, TX – Hispanic professionals from diverse backgrounds will give inspirational and educational advice to Latino middle school students at a conference at the University of Texas at San Antonio Main Campus on March 1. Hispanics Inspiring Students’ Performance and Achievement (HISPA), a nonprofit organization that connects Hispanic role models with students, is presenting its third San Antonio conference for 250 middle school students from the San Antonio ISD and Northside ISD.

 

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LATINO PROFESSIONALS INSPIRE LATINO YOUTH TO “TAKE ACTION” TO “ACHIEVE THEIR DREAMS” AT PRINCETON UNIVERSITY

Princeton, NJ, June 6 – Close to 150 students from New Jersey public schools will gather at Princeton University’s Frist Hall on June 7 to learn from Latino professionals about academic achievement, higher education and careers. Organized by Hispanics Inspiring Students’ Achievement and Performance (HISPA) and hosted by Princeton University’s Human Resources department, the fifth annual Youth Conference has as its theme “Take Action! Achieve Your Dreams.” Read more