We are so excited to share with you a summer experience filled with opportunities to connect with social justice leaders, develop new skills, and make new friends. We are in the process of developing the 2021 program. Check back frequently for updates.
In response to COVID-19 and to ensure the safety of our participants and speakers, the Teen Summer Symposium is going virtual. All of our workshops and panels will be hosted online.
In addition to hearing from international and nationally recognized human rights advocates and educators, participants will also have the opportunity to choose virtual workshops to attend. Here are some of the topics we will cover:
Dates and Times Monday through Wednesday, June 27 – June 29/
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Tuition: $75.00
Now in its eighth year, The 2022 Teen Summer Symposium on Human Rightsis a three-day workshop open to incoming high school freshmen through graduating seniors, who are interested in history, social justice, current events, and international relations. The goals of the Teen Summer Symposium are to provide participants with a deeper understanding of human rights history and humanitarian issues today and inspire them to have a positive impact on the world.
Participants in the2022 Teen Summer Symposium will have the opportunity to work with teachers and community leaders and hear from human rights experts and advocates.
Through participating in learning activities and discussions, participants will gain the knowledge, know-how, and network to help them make a difference.