What is it?
Harvard University collaborated with the Graduate School of Education, the School of Public Health, and the Steve Fund to host the “Young, Gifted & Well” conference; a one-day event where researchers, practitioners, administrators, faculty, and students met to discuss mental and emotional health issues among students of color.
What goal(s) does it connect to?
- Goal 2: Academic, Professional, and Social Integration
- Goal 2.1: Academic and Professional Excellence
- Goal 2.4: Improved mentoring
Why is it important?
This conference promoted and, provided a space and time to foster necessary conversations about mental health amongst students of color that overall will strengthen the university community.