Black Youth Summit

Feb 16, 2023

10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Iowa Memorial Union (IMU)

125 North Madison Street, Iowa City, IA 52245

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Black History Month 2023


Due to the predicted winter weather, the Center for Inclusive Academic Excellence is postponing tomorrow’s (Feb. 16, 2023) high school Black Youth Summit at the Iowa Memorial Union. The Center for Inclusive Academic Excellence and the Division of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion will work to reschedule the event for a future date. Please email alma-bernal@uiowa.edu with questions.

The first annual Black Youth Summit (BYS) hosts participants from Iowa High Schools (9th through 12th grade), educational advisors, community members, and community organizations. The summit is a multi-racial/multi-national event on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023, from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Iowa Memorial Union on the campus of the University of Iowa. More information can be found here: https://diversity.uiowa.edu/programs/black-youth-summit

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa–sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact in advance at

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