2019 Young Feminist Conference

Event date 9 Nov '19 09:00 am - 01:00 pm
Event location Motorola Mobility LLC • 222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza 19th Floor, Chicago, 60654, IL, United States
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Planning is underway for the annual half-day Conference to explore topics of intersectional feminism, empowerment and activism with inspirational speakers, informative panels, engaging performances and action-oriented break-out sessions.

While this Conference is tailored to young feminists age 14-21, all are welcome and encouraged to attend. Lunch will be served at the close of the Conference.

Featured Young Feminist Speakers (Full schedule coming soon)

Penelope Alegria, Senior at Niles West High School Young Chicago Authors 2019-2020 Chicago Youth Poet Laureate

Bushra Amiwala, Senior at DePaul University Youngest Muslim Elected Official in the US

Sophia Byrd, Junior at University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign Accomplished singer + Co-founder of Youth4BlkLives

Sophie Draluck, Senior at Highland Park High School Founder of Cycle Forward

Chazzie Grosshandler, Eighth Grader Advocate and co-founder of The GenderCool Project

Suzy Schlosberg, Senior at Whitney Young Magnet High School Co-director of Chicago Youth Alliance for Climate Action

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Upcoming in 2 weeks Add to Calender 2019-11-09 14:00:00 2019-11-09 14:00:00 2019 Young Feminist Conference Planning is underway for the annual half-day Conference to explore topics of intersectional feminism, empowerment and activism with inspirational speakers, informative panels, engaging performances and action-oriented break-out sessions. While this Conference is tailored to young feminists age 14-21, all are welcome and encouraged to attend. Lunch will be served at the close of the Conference. Featured Young Feminist Speakers (Full schedule coming soon) Penelope Alegria, Senior at Niles West High School Young Chicago Authors 2019-2020 Chicago Youth Poet Laureate Bushra Amiwala, Senior at DePaul University Youngest Muslim Elected Official in the US Sophia Byrd, Junior at University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign Accomplished singer + Co-founder of Youth4BlkLives Sophie Draluck, Senior at Highland Park High School Founder of Cycle Forward Chazzie Grosshandler, Eighth Grader Advocate and co-founder of The GenderCool Project Suzy Schlosberg, Senior at Whitney Young Magnet High School Co-director of Chicago Youth Alliance for Climate Action Motorola Mobility LLC America/New_York public Feminism & Gender Equality #intersectionality