Actor and entertainer Nick Cannon was the keynote speaker Wednesday at a kickoff of the four-day African American Leaders of Tomorrow Conference held at CSU Dominguez Hills.
Sixty African American high school students from throughout the state were selected to participate in the program that aims to cultivate the next generation of African Americans to become leaders in their communities, according to the CSU Dominguez Hills website.
The students will receive leadership training and attend workshops on topics that include college experience, career development and civic engagement, according to the California Legislative Black Caucus website. Students are housed on the campus of CSU Dominguez Hills, with meals, program materials, as well as transportation during the conference provided at no cost to the participants.
Source: Daily Breeze