August 11, 2018
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
BWe Teen Summit
Presented by Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. – Southeast Region
Featuring Miss Mulatto and Larae
The BWe Teen Summit, presented by Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. – Southeast Region, targets youth between the ages of 13-19. We have set up a full day of activities for the students to participate in thought-provoking seminars that empower and enlighten youth to become critical thinkers, responsible citizens, embrace cultures within their communities and much more! Students will have a chance to meet new friends, connect with local celebrities, ask questions about future educational & career options, meet a bevy of corporate leaders, business owners and much more!
Participating students will receive a book bag full of back to school supplies and will have the opportunity to see a live performance by Atlanta’s own, Miss Mulatto!
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Teen Summit Line-Up
The Meetup: General Session for Teens
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Be EmpoWORD: Finding Power Through Voice
Speaker: Rica G
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
College & Scholarship Essay Writing for Teens
Presented by Dr. Sheryl Smith
Dazzle Me Parties Etiquette
Speaker: Jean Noisette and Cintia Victery
Becoming Liberated in a “Stay Woke,” Media Obsessed Culture
Presented by J.R. Baker Flowers
Lunch in the BWe Cafeteria
Teen Summit Main Stage Explosion featuring Miss Mulatto
Book Bag Giveaway presented by Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. – Southeast Region
*Meet Miss Mulatto on the BWe Exhibit Floor immediately after the Book Bag Giveaway*
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Easy Health and Fitness Hacks for the Busy Black Woman
Speaker: Trudie German, Founder of Body Envy
Let’s get healthy in 2018! In this session you will learn how to MAKE time to eat healthy and exercise. Trudie will teach attendees how to incorporate health and fitness into their busy day to day lifestyles. Attendees will also learn quick topics on remaining healthy and fit while on the go.
3:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Entrepreneurship: The Untold Part of the Game
Speaker: Leia Avery, CEO of Just Play Entertainment and Hip-Hop Charades
Believe it or not, success is not overnight, next month and probably not event the next 2 years for that matter! Every aspiring entrepreneur needs to know “The Real” before all cards are dealt. This session is for all aspiring and new entrepreneurs, as Leia Avery discusses the hidden truths behind entrepreneurship, typical issues entrepreneurs usually face and how to overcome those challenges.
Escaping the Mediocrity Trap: Strategies Maximizing Your Unique Gifts & Talents
Speaker: Dr. Marquita Blade
Many professionals have fallen out of love with their jobs. It’s not that they dislike what they do, they just dislike where/when/how it’s being done, causing them to underperform. This is called the Mediocrity Trap(c). In this interactive workshop, attendees will learn how to identify their top three areas of intelligence and how they relate to their unique gifts and talents. Dr. Blades will show attendees how they can maximize these gifts and talents to re-ignite their passions and help them enjoy they do again.
Class is in Session!
Speaker: Dr. Avis Foley
In this seminar session, Dr. Avis Foley delivers on the true definition of class through high-energy, thought-provoking and a motivational speech that encourages those in attendance to transform their lives by standing out and not fitting in. In this discussion, Dr. Avis will teach you how to Embrace your Excellence, celebrate your naysayers while pushing forward and Conquer Changes to avoid roadblocks.
***Seminar Schedules Subject to Change without Notice***