8:00 - 9:00 AM | Registration & Youth and College Breakfast
9:00 - 10:30 AM | Joint MFHA Showcase of the Stars
Facilitator Gerald Fernandez
Speakers Briang Cheung, Cheryll Forsatz, & Wai-Ling Eng
Multicultural Foodservice & Hospitality Alliance (MFHA) Showcase is a live, in-person career exploration event focusing on students of color including high school and college. Showcase informs participants from diverse communities about the various career opportunities that exist in the food and hospitality industry by showcasing successful professionals from all segments of the industry.
10:35 - 12:00 PM | AAPI Historic Timeline
American history classes do very little to shed light on the AAPI community’s struggle in the United States. However, AAPIs have played a large role in the development and growth of this country. Through this activity, you can uncover these deep roots as we remember and discuss AAPI’s incredible American story.
12:00 - 1:00 PM | Lunch
1:00 - 3:00 PM | Ballin’ on a Budget
Too often, the greatest goals and ambitions are delayed because of financial roadblock. Work to become an expert driver of your success and avoid the pitfalls of a poorly-managed financial plan by learning through a situation-based activity, with prizes for the top performing team!
3:05 - 5:00 PM | Power and Privilege: Understanding a New Way Forward
Society is subject to many power and privilege disparities that wield the potential to be beneficial or harmful to the world. Participate in an interactive activity about how power and privilege can affect society’s well-being and discuss how you can positively influence change within the system as you further your career.