Calling Grade 10 Students!
The Selkirk College Youth Summit is an interactive event for Grade 10 students from around the Kootenay Boundary region (SD8. 10, 20 and 51). It's a day where they come together to be inspired, understand they can make a difference and learn to tap into their leadership potential.
When and Where?
- Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at the Castlegar Campus of Selkirk College
Be Inspired & Connected
Listen to inspiring presenters and connect with other students from around the Kootenay Boundary region.
This year's keynote speaker will be Ian Tyson - Positively Speaking.
Students can explore the Spark Expo where community agencies and Selkirk College will be on hand with booths and interactive demonstrations. For the Youth Summit 2018 the following agencies participated in the Spark area: Basin Youth Network, Castlegar Search and Rescue, local fire department, RCMP Seatbelt rollover simulator, Kootenay Savings, Canada Border Services, K9 Unit, Fortis and Selkirk College.
Register here if you want to be an exhibitor (12:00 - 12:50pm)
Students will have the chance to explore different career paths as Selkirk College instructors will be putting on interactive workshops in their field of profession. Grade 10's will get to explore two different 25-minute workshops that will aim to fuel their future career aspirations!
Check out the afternoon workshops!
Schedule of Day:
9:30 - 10:00 - Students check-in at Selkirk College Castlegar Gym
10:00 - 10:55 - Keynote Speaker, Ian Tyson - Hero Inside
11:00 - 11:35 - Workshop 1
11:40 - 12:05 - Workshop 2
12:05 - 12:50 - Spark & Fair in PIT (Bring your own lunch)
12:50 - 1:20 - Workshop 3
1:25 - 1:55 - Workshop 4
1:55 - 2:00 - Students load onto buses
Stay tuned to register soon...