Latino Youth Conference

Ferris State University will host the 2023 Alsame Latino Youth Conference at Big Rapids, Michigan, on May 12, 2023, from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. We expect up to 500 people from all across the state to attend. Please check this page for updates, to register your group to attend, and to learn about the keynote speaker, artists/entertainment, workshop presenter highlights, the college and career fair, and more!

There are many ways to get involved with this year’s conference:

Bring a Group of Students:
If you work at a high school in Michigan and would like to bring a group of students to the conference, please use the link below to submit an interest form; seats are limited.

Be a Workshop Presenter:
Have an idea for an interactive workshop? Consider submitting a proposal!
– Interactive workshops or presentations are encouraged
– Have a preferred audience size? We can accommodate you!
– The DEADLINE to submit a proposal is March 1st 
**Presenters will be provided breakfast, lunch, a 2023 Alsame Conference t-shirt, and a gift card. 

Be a Volunteer:
Help ensure the conference runs smoothly! Volunteers will be responsible for helping to welcome guests, help students navigate the campus, support reps at the college and career fair, and assist with workshops.
**Volunteers will be provided breakfast, lunch, and a 2023 Alsame Conference t-shirt.