Catalyst Network Foundation Presents: A Meeting of The Minds Part II
Tuesday, July 23, 2013 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
New York, NY
A MEETING OF THE MINDS
Panel Discussion on Social Inequality & Our Public School System
Tuesday, July 23rd, 2012 | 6:30pm-8:30pm
TAJ LOUNGE | 48 W 21st St. (btw 5th & 6th avenue)
Complimentary Appetizers | 2 for 1 Drinks
After Work Mixer with a “live DJ” following the Panel Discussion
Panel discussion begins PROMPTLY @ 7:00pm
Speaking on Panel:
Also Participating: National Association of Black Accountants
- How social inequality influences diversity in one's profession and the corporate world
- Learn about various professional organizations in college and post-college
- Hear about the tragic epidemic facing our youth “Schoolhouse to Jailhouse”
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When & Where
Catalyst Network Foundation Inc. (CNF)
CNF admits specifically high school sophomores and juniors in its program through its partnership high schools in New York City and Washington, D.C. At the moment, the nonprofit maintains two cohorts with over 45 Fellowship Scholars. Many of the Fellows are enrolled in undergraduate studies at prestige collegiate institutions and many of the senior class High School Fellows have received acceptance to top educational institutions.
The Fellowship Scholars are paired with a Mentor through CNF’s Mentorship Program and have secured paid internships at top start-ups and science and medical institutions through the organization’s internship program.
Over the past two years the Fellows have participated in corporate tours and created/pitched presentations to corporations such as Google, Goldman Sachs, Microsoft, Essence Magazine, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, NBC Studios to name a few; pertaining to solving concerning matters that affect their high schools.
Our career and college preparatory workshops are held throughout the year and educate over 200 high school students in the Washington, D.C and New York City Metropolitan area.