Age Minimum (with Adult): 18+, Minimum Age:18+
Conversations to Inspire the Next Generation
Conversations to Inspire the Next Generation is a new initiative that was developed to create and foster opportunities for our Upward Bound Scholars to meet individuals who come from diverse areas in either professional careers and/or those achieving degrees in higher education (baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate). We highly recommended this volunteer service for folks whom know how to “talk with” high school students as opposed to those who tend to “speak-to” students, the activity will center around lunch and a conversation. You will sit with our enthusiastic and energetic Upward Bound Scholars and share your story.
The Rutgers University – Newark, Upward Bound Program is a USDOE grant-funded, college preparatory program that serves highly motivated, first –generation, college bound high school students from the City of East Orange. The program’s goal is to provide fundamental support to participants in their preparation for success in secondary and post-secondary education. Scholars of the program participate in a year-long program (Saturdays during the academic year and six-weeks during the summer).
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Waivers: All projects have non-negotiable age restrictions that are noted on the upper right side of each project description. If you meet the age restriction but are under 18, please have a parent or legal guardian complete the required youth waiver and bring with you to the project. Adults attending the project can expedite the registration process by printing the adult waiver in advance, sign and bring with you.
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Signup with team
This link allows you to participate in this opportunity with a team. When you click on the link you will have the option to:
- Choose an existing team you're already a member or captain of, or
- Create a new team to sign up.
Please respond to the following questions in order to signup for this opportunity: