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College of DuPage in collaboration with local area high schools will host

Equity & Mental Health Student Leadership Conference

Thursday, March 2, 2023

8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage

The goal of this conference is to empower youth to lead in the areas of equity and inclusion. Through a celebration of diversity and mental health awareness, specifically focused on the issues that impact high school students, we hope our participants will strengthen their voices and practice acceptance, kindness and mindfulness throughout their communities. 

Christopher LeMark founder of Coffee Hip-Hop And Mental Health, will provide the opening keynote from 9 to 10 a.m. in the Belushi Performance Hall. His presentation is open to College of DuPage Students, Faculty and Staff.

Information for High Schools

Contact Information

Center for Student Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (CSDEI)
Student Services Center (SSC), Room 2225E

David A. Swope Sr.
Manager, Student Diversity Equity and Inclusion
(630) 942-2565 
Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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