November 13th, 2017
This conference for emerging high school leaders will feature Jackson Katz, an internationally renowned expert on gender, race and violence. He will inspire youth with his passionate commitment to gender equality by challenging the norms that foster abusive behavior. Through engaging breakout sessions led by peers, this conference will focus on building leadership, empower students to be upstanders, and confront gender stereotypes while teaching students ways to change their school culture. Thank you to Proskauer Rose LLP for the generous contribution to support this event.
November 13, 2017
John Glenn Middle School
99 McMahon Road, Bedford
8 am – 1:30 pm
This conference is Free.
REGISTRATION: 10 Students per district. Must be an MPY member. At least one advisor per group required to attend and stay for entire program. Breakfast and lunch provided. We recomend a mixed gender group and representation from all types of students, particularly those with leadership potential and peer influencers.
Event Cancellation Policy
If you are unable to attend any MPY conference after registering, you must cancel online at least 48 hours prior to event. Failure to do so will result in a cancellation fee. Conference no shows are also charged a fee. For assistance call MPY at 781-587-3411.
Accessibility and Accommodations
All Middlesex Partnerships for Youth conferences are handicapped accessible. Middlesex Partnerships for Youth will work to make reasonable accommodations as requested by individuals with disabilities. Requests should be made at least 3 weeks before the event. Direct accommodation requests to Executive Director Margie Daniels at Margie@mpyinc.org.
Registration is closed
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