Chica Power Conferences
Chica Power Fest – April 18 from 9:30am-3:30pm
UTEP Mike Loya Academic Services Building, El Paso, TX
Chica Power Fest is a girl empowerment conference featuring inspirational speakers, interactive workshops and a teen resource fair on the topics of girl power, confidence, body image and leadership. The event is hosted by Latinitas, UTEP Center for Civic Engagement & Women in Business Association and is open to girls 9 to 18. The focus of the event is to encourage girls to build confidence, discover their voice, express themselves, promote healthy lifestyles and make wise decisions. Inspiring guest speakers will help girls learn about issues girls face and discover real solutions on how to overcome these challenges. The event will feature informative and inspirational workshops, guest speakers, panelists, booth fair and multimedia presentations led by local female leaders on topics such as body image, confidence, peer pressure, media literacy, leadership, healthy relationships, cultural identity and bullying. An information fair will highlight booths featuring community groups and local youth resources. Pre-teen and teen girls will discuss the challenges facing girls today and explore positive ways to deal with stress through hands-on creative expression activities revolving around poetry, acting, photography, art and song. Girls will also enjoy dance performances, a fashion show and music entertainment. A limited number of scholarships are available and group discounts may apply. For directions, visit: http://www.utep.edu/search/campusmap.aspx
For more information, call 915.219.8554 or email firstname.lastname@example.org REGISTER ONLINE NOW.
Club Latinitas After-School Program
- Weekly girl empowerment clubs focused on creative multimedia expression held at various public libraries, schools & housing authority sites during the school year.
Request a Workshop
To request a workshop, contact Latinitas at email@example.com or call 915.219.8554.
- Multimedia Arts Camp:(July 2015) Girls in grades 4-8th are invited to find their creative expression outlet in a day of local media makers and field trips to a TV station, radio station and newspaper.
- Teen Media Academy: (June 2015) Teen girls are invited to the Latinitas media production camp. Teens will act like magazine interns, gain hands-on media experience, interview media professionals and take media trips to local stations. SIGN UP NOW
For more information, contact us at 915.219.8554 or firstname.lastname@example.org.