2019 Black and Latino Male Summit

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Join us at this year's 2019 Black and Latino Male Summit. The theme this year will be:
Dismantling Barriers and Building Alliances Between Black & Latinx Men!

This year's summit is concentrated on deconstructing the social barriers that hinder solidarity between Black and Latinx men, and how to implement stronger, more conscious levels of communication and relation in our communities. Our purpose is to have a conscious discussion on what is keeping us from working together as one, how can he break this cycle of division, and in what ways can we construct a better sense of unity.

Summit Details
Date: Saturday, April 20th, 2019
Time: 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Location: I-Hotel and Conference Center
1900 South 1st Street, Champaign, Illinois

Registration
Free for UIUC Students
$10 for Non-UIUC Students

Registration Page 

If interested in attending the event but cost is a prohibiting factor, or if you have any questions, feel free to contact us at UIUCBLMS@gmail.com

 

CALL FOR PROPOSALS

Deadline: Friday, February 22, 2019

The theme for the 2019 Black and Latino Male Summit (BLMS) is Dismantling Barriers and Building Alliances Between Black & Latinx Men.

This year's summit is concentrated on deconstructing the social barriers that hinder solidarity between Black and Latinx men, and how to implement stronger, more conscious levels of communication and relation in our communities. Our purpose is to have a conscious discussion on what is keeping us from working together as one, how can he break this cycle of division, and in what ways can we construct a better sense of unity.

To submit a workshop, panel, or discussion proposal, please go to: https://go.illinois.edu/2019CallForProposals