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Dream the Impossible Native Youth Conference Agenda

Cal State Long Beach, CA

Saturday, April 18, 2020

Saturday April 18, 2020


9:00am-10:00am – Registration & Campus Tours

10:00am-10:45am – Blessing/Welcome – Local Elder and Singers

10:45am-11:30am – Keynote – Frank Waln

11:45am-12:30amBREAKOUT SESSION #1 - Pick one of 12 topics

12:30pm-2:00pm – Lunch/Activities and College Fair Campus Tours

  • Tour of Puvunga College & Resource Fair Photo Booth
  • Wrestling Demo
  • Dodge Ball,
  • Cultural Activities

2:15pm-3:05pm - BREAKOUT SESSION #2

  • Pick one of 12 topics- Breakout Sessions - will be repeated to offer students the opportunity to attend 3 of the 12

3:15pm-4:05pm - BREAKOUT SESSION #3

  • Pick one of 12 topics - Breakout Sessions - Sessions will be repeated to offer students the opportunity to attend 3 of the 12

4:15pm-5:00pm – Performance by Frank Waln

5:00pm-5:40pm – Raffles

5:40pm-6:00pm: – Closing Remarks & Subway Boxes/Adjourn Conference

Breakout Sessions


Sessions will be repeated to offer families the opportunity to attend 3 of the 6

  • Session 1: Native Women in Leadership
  • Session 2: Traditional Food, Chia Collective
  • Session 3: Relationship with the Creator
  • Session 4: Mindful Meditation
  • Session 5: Ethnobotany of traditional plants
  • Session 6: Sylvian Robotics
  • Session 7: Bulling and Cyberbullying
  • Session 8: Dare to be a Leader
  • Session 9: Self Defense
  • Session 10: Admissions & Financial Aid
  • Session 11: College Student Panel
  • Session 12: Emergency Preparedness
  • Session 13: Joey Cliff, Comedic Screen Writer