SESSION 2

Linfield College Campus Tour

Location: Meet at the Starbucks Fountain

Language: Bilingual

Tour Guide: Antonio Peña Anaya

As a small private liberal arts college, many students are unaware of what it has to offer. During the student-led campus tour, participants will be exposed to academic buildings, classrooms, science labs, athletics fields, and residence halls as well as see student life first-hand.

NO LLORES MIJO

Location: TJ Day Hall 104

Language: English

Presenter: Alex Díaz Rios

According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), one out of five students live with a mental health condition, but less than half of these individuals receive needed services. This workshop focuses on explaining mental health - and its effects in society – and how to reach personal, academic and leadership goals.

Hip-Hop & Spoken Word: A Guide to Self-Care

Location: TJ Day Hall 103

Language: Bilingual

Presenter: Miguel Lopez

Hip-Hop provides individuals the ability to express themselves through lyrics and feel the rhythm. This workshop highlights the power of writing, music, and spoken word in promoting self-care and processing one's thoughts and emotions. 

Somos Oregonianos

Location: TJ Day Hall 102

Language: Español

Presenter: Matias Trejo

Aprenda cómo el Instituto de Cultura Oregoniana (ICO) promueve la cultura hispanohablante de Oregón, y el multilingüismo como fuente de prosperidad común. Vamos a hablar del incremento del sentido de pertenencia histórica, del desarrollo de conciencia latinoamericana, y del empoderamiento socio-cultural estadounidense y oregoniano.

Hombres Milagrosos: Learning to Honor Your Story

Location: TJ Day Hall 108

Language: Bilingual

Presenter: Greg Contreras

In this identity-focused workshop, students will learn to value their story and how it can be leveraged for college admission and scholarship applications, resumes, presentations, interviews, and other significant life moments.  Students will understand they are the author of their story, and the choices they make script their journey now and into the future.

Derribando Fronteras: Tools For The Latinx Community To Secure a Living Wage Career In Construction

Location: TJ Day Hall 109

Language: Bilingual

Presenter: Sal Castañeda Jr.

The economy has bounced back from the recession, and the construction industry has played a significant role in that growth.  The population of the United States has increased in diversity as well.  Unfortunately, a more diverse population has not equated to a diversified construction workforce, with age-old traditions limiting communities of color the access to living wage careers with full benefits and a retirement pension.  This workshop will identify the barriers faced by the Latinx community and discuss methods to overcome them.

Everyone has a Brand

Location: TJ Day Hall 110

Language: English

Presenter, Rolando Cruz

A brand is not simply a logo – it is the emotional and psychological relationship you have with customers. Brands are born from experience, reputation and stories. You are in control of your brand at all times, if you aren’t branding yourself and owning your story, someone else is doing it for you.

Making College Possible: Scholarships & Financial Aid

Location: Walker Hall 220

Language: Bilingual

Presenter: José García & Hernan Chavez

There are college financial aid options for students of all backgrounds. Gain tips and learn what to look for during the final two years of high school in preparation for college. In this interactive presentation, students can ask questions in a safe space and receive great advice.

Challenge of Pondering the Past, Seeing the Present with Renewed Vision, and Committing to the Future Now

Location: Walker Hall 302

Language: Bilingual

Presenter:

Dr. Leo Rasca Hidalgo, Joel Gisbert, Sonny Lerma

For the majority of young Latino males, the journey through adolescence and emerging young adulthood is a landscape and borderlands of varying mind-sets and perspectives at variance to Raza ways of knowing. The intent is to wake up participants to the cultural roots of the heart and soul of our ancestors. As well as reflect amongst each other on the richness of our Chicano Heritage and the future we will create.

Machismo, Love, and Social Norms

Location: TJ Day Hall 222

Language: Bilingual

Presenter: Eleazar Olayo

Explore the different ways that we as men can show love, emotion and affection to others. This reflective workshop allows men to critically think about themselves and their identity. Learn how personal experiences shape us into who we are, how we think, how to act and behave.

CONTACT US
MenteSummit_Logo.png