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Cedarmore Girlz Talk

  • Hofstra University 1000 Fulton Avenue Hempstead, NY, 11550 United States (map)

Don't miss the Cedarmore Corporation's 5th Annual Girlz Talk event. This is a day of candid conversations for girls featuring interactive workshops that focus on both academic and timely social issues. Girlz Talk seeks to narrow the information gap that exists in many of the lives of Girlz 12-18+ from diverse communities, by addressing the most pressing issues that they face as they continue to grow and develop.

2017 Girlz Talk Highlights include:
GIRL POWER - The day begins with power as Huffington Post's Teen Empowerment Expert, Coach Keisha Gaddis opens up this impactful day with life-changing truths. 

LIFE’S LESSONS - INTERACTIVE SUPER SESSIONS lead by experts with topics including: High School students share insights on transitioning from Middle School, Secrets of Success for College Entrance Exams, The Real Game, STEM, Dating with Dignity, Gang Girls, How to Find Resilience in the Midst of Advertsity, Being Successful in America despite Your Country of Origin and How the World is Your Classroom. 

COLLEGE PREP BOOTCAMP - Joie Jager-Hyman, Founder of College 360 and author of B+, Grades, A+ College Application navigates attendees through the college application maze. Providing tips on timing, essay enhancements and what admissions officers look for when reviewing applications. (Limit 50 seats, session must be reserved) 

GOOD STARTS YOUNG – Celebrating Success in the Lives of Girls in partnership with the Allstate Foundation, we will grant (4) $500.00 college scholarships to Girlz in attendance who participate in our 1st annual Essay Contest. Additionally, we hear from and celebrate the success of three young ladies who have already started to make an impact on their respective communities. 

HEALTH, WELLNESS & BEAUTY PAVILION presented in Partnership with Women of Integrity, this exciting feature focuses on the girls’ beauty inside and out, this time focusing on their physical selves. Mini-stations with health and beauty experts will teach attendees how to be healthy & beautiful. 

CUPCAKES & CONVERSATIONS – Social Media Edition Candid conversations lead by influencers on when "enough is enough" to share on social media. Girls 12-14 will participate in an interactive session with Huffington Post Teen Expert, Coach Keisha. The Breakfast Club’s Angela Yee returns to Girlz Talk to help Girlz ages 15+ understand when to stop "spilling the tea".

TRANSFER OF POWER CEREMONY Leading Ladies on Long Island (within the business, educational, political and civic sectors) present attendees with pearls as a gift of encouragement and empowerment.

Girlz Talk is a Day for Girls, not to be missed!

Later Event: March 22
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