ECOC 2022 Annual Summit - Student Session
We are the ones we have been waiting for. We are the change we seek.
January 15, 2022  ·  United States


Agenda
Saturday, January 15
8:30 AM - 8:40 AM
8:40 AM - 9:25 AM
8:40 AM - 9:25 AM
Learn tools that support decision making, self-realization, motivation, and that hone your leadership skills.
9:25 AM - 9:30 AM
9:25 AM - 9:30 AM
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
9:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Youth social justice activists are changing the world. Be part of the change. Join Park Cannon, member of the Georgia House of Representatives, on the journey to increase equity for everyone.
We often think we’ll be happier when we graduate or find that special person to date but science says we are wrong. Explore the science of what really impacts our happiness. Participate in exercises that increase our wellbeing, resiliency, and happiness.
10:15 AM - 10:20 AM
10:15 AM - 10:20 AM
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM
10:20 AM - 11:05 AM
Financial literacy is an essential life skill that many adults never learn. Get a jump on your future by learning basic money management.
11:05 AM - 11:10 AM
11:05 AM - 11:10 AM
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM
11:10 AM - 11:55 AM
The way we see the world is shaped by our previous experiences which can cause us to treat others unfairly. Learn about how perception works in the brain. What you see is not always real!
11:55 AM - 12:30 PM
11:55 AM - 12:30 PM
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM
Examine the history of the African American experience for civil rights, justice and equality .
1. Connect with your culture and build community to deepen a sense of identity. 2. Gain tools to build self-esteem using step-by-step practices. 3. Review three concepts for success: self-valuing, competency, and healthy relationships.
Discover a road map to identify your dreams, gifts, and talents to achieve a future you can see. You can live your dream!
Learn how to use poetry to create a strong identity. Where there is pain, there is a poem waiting to be born. Find your best self between the lines, and write your own ending.
Join Colorado College as we dispel myths about applying to college! What are colleges look for? Hear from current Colorado College students who will share tips with you about applying to college and take a virtual tour of Colorado College
1:15 PM - 1:20 PM
1:15 PM - 1:20 PM
1:20 PM - 2:05 PM
1:20 PM - 2:05 PM
Reading for meaning is critical to college skills, but it can be a fun way to escape to a world of adventure, intrigue, or romance. You may find inspiration in a biography or world history. Broaden your horizons through reading.
2:05 PM - 2:10 PM
2:05 PM - 2:10 PM
2:10 PM - 2:55 PM
2:10 PM - 2:55 PM
Learn how to create Anime with free digital tools.
Explore a career in Medicine with Dr. Vicki Schober. What does it take to be a doctor, nurse or physician assistant?
Join this panel of lawyers and judges to explore careers in the legal field.
Learn cooking techniques and follow along as Chef creates a simple but nutritious meal. Participants will receive a grocery voucher to replicate the meal.
There's more to being a hairstylist than just doing hair. Focus on finding your inspiration, valuing yourself, and developing character.
2:55 PM - 4:00 PM
2:55 PM - 4:00 PM
Lap Tops, Scholarships and Educational Gifts will be awarded during this session. 20 laptops and more than $150,000 in scholarships and educational gifts will be awarded. You must be present to win.
Speakers
Certified Physician Assistant
United States Space Force
Sergeant Anna Sweet is an active duty military member in the United States Space Force.
Associate Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Associate Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Professor at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs
University of Colorado Colorado Springs
Dr. Lynnane George is a Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering professor at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs. She teaches classes on electronics, space systems, and robots.
Money Mindset Coach for Professional Athletes
Taryn's World, Inc.
Taryn is a Money Mindset Coach that helps professional athletes improve their relationship with money and spending habits through The Money PlayBook™ so they can take control of their finances and create a lifestyle that doesn’t break the bank.
Legislator-Georgia House of Representative
Rep. Park Cannon is a Georgia State Representative, one of two openly queer lawmakers in the Georgia General Assembly and its youngest. She represents House District 58 which encompasses a diverse cross-section of Atlanta.
Pastor at Graham Memorial COGIC
Physician
PeakMed Direct Primary Care
Family Medicine Doctor
Cosmetologist
Ms. Franklin has been a Licensed Cosmetologist for 24yrs. She has 15yrs of Managerial experience in the Beauty Industry, and is a member of The Barber and Beauty Professionals Association of Baton Rouge.
Social Entrepreneur
Marketplace Ministry & Business Transformation Coach
UCCS Social Work Intern
Voces Unidas for Justice
Ana is the Social Worker Intern at Voces Unidas for Justice.
Child & Youth Coordinator
Voces Unidas For Justice
Jovana Zamora is the Bilingual and Bicultural Child and Youth Coordinator at Voces Unidas for Justice.
Chef/ Culinary Instructor at FFC8
Fountain Fort Carson District 8
Chef has been cooking for more than 20 years and teaching for 11. He teaches at Fountain Fort Carson High School. He is married with 3 kids and a beautiful grandson.
Professor
Colorado College
Lori Driscoll is a professor of Psychology and Neuroscience at Colorado College.
Professor United States Air Force Academy
Dr Kimberly Dickman is an assistant professor at the US Air Force Academy where she teaches healthy relationships, emotional intelligence, and resiliency. Her academic specialty is in human sex and sexuality and Positive Psychology.
Founder and Executive Director of Leadership Prominence, Inc.
Timothy Henderson is a retired US Air Force Lieutenant Colonel with over 24 years of military service, serving in a myriad of leadership positions.
Empowerment Expert
Rosenna Bakari, LLC
Educator, Poet, and Empowerment Expert, Dr. Bakari's work changes generations. Her bestseller book, The Healing Journey: Relationships and Wellness Guide is a radical book on wellness that carries her message of transformation.
Graphic Designer and Illustrator
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