Previous Annual Conferences
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2016 10th Annual YouthCAN Conference: Your Story, Your Success!
2015 9th Annual YouthCAN Conference: GEAR UP FOR SUCCESS!
2014 8th Annual YouthCAN Conference: SUCCESS. It’s in your hands
2013 7th Annual YouthCAN Conference: Fit for SUCCESS!
2012 6th Annual YouthCAN Conference: SUCCESS, it’s a journey!
2011 5th Annual YouthCAN Conference: Keys to Success
2010 4th Annual YouthCAN Conference: My Future Our SUCCESS!
2009 3rd Annual YouthCAN Conference: Play Life to Win!
2008 3rd Annual YouthCAN Conference: Ready, Set, Success!
2008 2nd Annual YouthCAN Conference: Setting up for Survival Success
6th Annual YouthCAN Talent Show!
Come and show case your amazing talents to your friends and YouthCAN Family!!! We are excited to see what everyone comes up with this year! Sign up by yourself or with a friend. Either way we can’t wait to see your talents!!! Remember 5 minutes for a group and 3 if you’re on your own!!!!
Discover your career options by considering your interests, values, abilities and personality traits. This workshop involves active participation, a visioning exercise and creating a career poster.
Scavenger Hunt: Are You Curious About What Seneca Has to Offer?
Follow clues that will lead you to visit different areas of the Seneca Newnham Campus, and learn more about student life and services available to students who attend Seneca, all while trying to find all the items/information that is required for your scavenger hunt.
Build It and Break It
In this fun and interactive workshop, you’ll get to build things and break them! Will include: -Mixing a batch of concrete, putting it in a mold, and crushing it in a concrete test apparatus -Build a catapult and launch things with it like the ancient Greek and Roman warriors -Build a bridge and use the computer modeling set to see how a load transfers through the structure to the ground
From Small Talk to Big Conversations: How to Speak to Any Audience with Confidence and Presence
From small talk to big conversations, learn how to speak to any audience with confidence and presence in this fun and interactive workshop hosted by Seneca Staff! Learn the importance of small talk, how to present an idea to a large group, sales persuasion, and much more!
Family Feud: No Clue What You Want to do?
Need help figuring out what you want to do? We can help! A fun filled game of family Feud with Seneca staff Natasha and Shivani can help you figure out what program of study is best for you. You’ll learn about the highest paying jobs, the fastest growing industries and the most satisfying jobs.
Gleedership: Leadership Lessons from Prime-Time
Lessons on leadership abound in unexpected places. This highly interactive workshop will use clips from the hit series GLEE to explore the different aspects of leadership theories. What works, what work– doesn’t find out here!
Get Social: It’s Who you Know, What you Show, and How you Connect
Employers are increasingly using social media to find and screen potential employees. Participate in this hands-on workshop and learn how to see yourself as others see you. You will develop and manage your personal brand using sites like Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
Checking Your Gear
In this informative workshop, learn how to use your hidden gifts and individual strengths to create your preferred future and career. Everyone has a range of unique talents and gifts that should never be overlooked in any career plans, so through an exploration of your accomplishments and the things you feel most proud of, we’ll reveal those things that make you unique. Then we’ll look at career plans that include those gifts and the steps to making it happen.