Black Youth Forum
Jun 7, 2023 — All day
Join the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board for its sixth annual Black Youth Forum! This year, students are excited to explore and share different aspects of Black Joy. This event is organized jointly by the OCDSB and the holder of Air Canada Professorship in Anti-Racism to discuss different topics related to Black students in particular and Black youth in general.
The Faculty of Education at the University of Ottawa is happy to host the OCDSB's annual Black Youth Forum for the first time for its sixth edition.
Join us to listen and to learn with/ about and from 47 students, how their experiences of Black Joy in representation, community, influences and self-worth impacts their well-being and success in and out of schools.
Please note: first priority seating will be granted to students.
9:00am - 10:00am: Networking - mix and mingle activity, name tag decision station, Open Canvas
10:00am - 10:45am: Black Representation
10:45am - 11:30am: Black Community
11:30am - 12:30pm: Lunch Break - Networking Opportunity
12:30pm - 1:15pm: Black Influence
1:15pm - 2:00pm: Black Self Worth
2:00pm - 2:25pm: Coming Together - Open Canvas
Photographs, audio or video recordings may be taken during the event which identify you. By attending the event, you therefore agree to be included in such photographs, audio or video recordings, and consent to the University's use of them in its activities and events and in its print and electronic promotional material, including on its own website or social media. If you have any questions, comments or accommodation needs, please contact us at [email protected].