Collage of faces parts from all ethnic origins


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].

If you require accommodation, please contact the event host as soon as possible.
Date and time
Jun 7, 2023
All day
Format and location
Lamoureux Hall (LMX)
CRX 240 + 6 breakout rooms: LMX 219, 220, 241, 242, 243, 339
Organized by
Faculty of Education
OCDSB and the holder of Air Canada Professorship in Anti-Racism