Racial and Ethnic Fairness Annual Conference
August 24, 2017 | 8:00am - 4:00pm
Augustana University, Kresge Hall | Sioux Falls, SD
The annual REF conference will feature keynote speaker Dr. Martin Brokenleg, co-author of Reclaiming Youth at Risk: Our Hope for the Future and co-developer of the Circle of Courage model. Dr. Brokenleg taught at Augustana University for 30 years and is a world renowned trainer for people who work with at-risk youth. His work focuses on blending traditional Lakota child rearing values and modern psychology to help at-risk youth achieve success.
Additonal sessions will focus on youth development, changing systems, and cultural awareness.
The event is free and open to the public, but space is limited.