"Roadmap to Success” - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Whether students are freshmen or seniors, it's never too early to start thinking about life beyond high school. Community involvement, effective goal setting and finding mentors are important factors to succeeding in life beyond high school. As students prepare for their journeys after high school, it's important to help them start thinking about where they want to go, what they want be/do and what steps they should take to achieve those goals.
LUNCH - 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
"Embracing the APA Identity” - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
High school can be an incredibly transformative time for students. Students are exposed to a variety of "firsts," learn more about their interests and become increasingly aware of the factors that shape their identities. In this workshop, students will learn about APA history and identity and also how to embrace their own identity.
"Navigating College” - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
College can be a scary and unfamiliar place to many students who aren't sure what to expect. This workshop will give students an overview of 5 factors to succeed in college: Campus engagement/organizing, utilizing campus resources, finding mentors, career planning and student-life balance.
”The Power of You!” - 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Who are you and where do you fit in society? Join us in a conversation about identity, power and privilege, and how to be a socially responsible AAPI in 21st Century America.
"College 101: Get Tips from the Experts” - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
This workshop will provide an opportunity for participants to learn from the college experiences of OCA Intern alumni. It will also help students best prepare for college and maximize available resources on campus. Discussion topics will include: transition from high school to college, choosing a major, student leadership experiences, their transition into the workfoce and more.