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Youth Leadership Camp

Grades 8-11 | June 19 - July 3, 2021

The mission of Youth Leadership Camp (YLC) is to provide culturally relevant education, mentorship, and skills development to enhance academic and personal success for Black, Indigenous, People of Color (BIPOC) youth, with an emphasis in Hmong youth development. YLC cultivates an equitable, diverse, and intersectional environment that helps students build positive self-efficacy.

Through this two-week camp, we will help prepare youth for higher education, improve academic success, increase knowledge of the Hmong language and culture and prepare youth to be leaders of tomorrow. Youth will learn language, science and leadership skills through class lectures, field trips, hands-on activities and critical discussions.

Pricing

    • Free for students who receive free or reduced lunch in school, or
    • Up to $250 per youth may be charged (YLC will communicate pricing once youth has been admitted into the program)
    • Camp is overnight with meals included
    • $50 deposit required, $40 will be returned to the youth at camp
    • apply by May 1, 2021

Application

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Advocating for and Supporting Multicultural Students

The mission of the Office of Multicultural Affairs (OMA) is to provide quality services and programs that support and enhance the collegiate experience, particularly for students of color. Through advising, advocacy, and outreach, OMA is dedicated to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive campus community that helps students excel individually and collectively.

The OMA mission is accomplished by enhancing four core multicultural student values:

    • Leadership development
    • Equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI)
    • Educational growth
    • Personal growth

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Questions?

Contact Dua Ci Khang | khangd@uwec.edu | 715.836.3367

Camp Director

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