Eighth-Grade Girls Attend Latina Youth Leadership Conference
On Monday, March 20th a group of 8th-grade girls participated in the 11th Annual Latina Youth Leadership Conference (LYLC), which was held at Metropolitan State University of Denver. The conference was sponsored by MSU, CU Denver and Lambda Theta Nu (Latina Sorority). Approximately two-hundred 8th-grade girls participated. The conference featured energizing opening remarks, educational breakout sessions, and a catered lunch accompanied motivational keynote speaker. The educational sessions focused on positive self-image, leadership, cultural identity, and higher education.