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Upcoming Events

Youth Engaged in Philanthropy (YEP) members – Sign-up to represent YEP in part two of the NIU Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) event. A fun-filled event with multiple opportunities for interaction with high school students from Southeast Asia.

Note: The NIU SEAYLP brings 60 high school students from Southeast Asia to the United States each year through a U.S. State Department grant.

  • Volunteers needed: 5+
  • Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
  • Location: Altgeld Hall (NIU Castle), 116 Altgeld Hall, DeKalb
  • Duties: NIU Southeast Asia Youth Leadership Program (SEAYLP) students will present to YEP and the community. View SEAYLP student projects/tri-fold boards and offer feedback. Then, stay for dinner to continue the discussion with students. Optional – Stay for cultural presentations from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
  • Dress for success!

Additional details will be sent out via email before the event.

Sign up to volunteer!

For questions or additional information, please contact YEP Outreach Chair Owen Bockman at yep@dekalbccf.org or YEP Staff Advisor Noah Nordbrock at 815-748-5383.

Learn more about NIU and SEAYLP at https://www.niu.edu/cseas/programs/seaylp.shtml

 

April 17, 2020

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