Quest Education Summit 2012
Friday, November 9, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
New Haven, CT
What is Quest?
Quest is a one-day Education Summit for Latino high school students run by a consortium of Hispanic professional and educational associations. The goal of Quest is to promote Hispanic higher education and career development. The day consists of informational workshops, motivational speakers, a college fair, various networking opportunities, and a huge raffle contest.
The Quest program provides students with a real world connection between high school and college. Students engage with role models in the community who have overcome similar barriers to success, and receive the following benefits:
Ø Learn best practices for applying to and financing college;
Ø Understand how to better market themselves to prospective colleges;
Ø Build relationships with regional college recruiting representatives;
Ø Discover the many resources available for educational & professional pursuits;
Ø Build confidence and self-sufficiency;
This event is free of charge to all attendees and includes a continental breakfast, lunch and transportation!
Diclosure: By attending attendee consents to being photographed and videotaped for promotional purposes.
When & Where
Quest 2013- National Society of Hispanic MBA's - CT Chapter
The National Society of Hispanic MBAs (NSHMBA) is the premier Hispanic business organization dedicated to building and advancing Hispanic leadership through graduate management education and professional development. Recognized as the nation’s most prestigious Hispanic organization, NSHMBA has 37 chapters in the U.S. and Puerto Rico serving nearly 16,000 members since 1988.
To be the premier organization for Hispanic business professionals.
To increase the number of Hispanics graduating from master’s business degree programs through scholarships, professional development, and mentorship.
To enhance career management opportunities for Hispanic MBAs from school to leadership positions, through job placement and world class professional development.
To be the partner of choice for organizations seeking to hire and develop Hispanic talent.
To recruit and retain as life-long members a majority of Hispanic MBAs.