Students who attended LEAP Conference pose for a photo with Sen. Ericksen.

Students Attend LEAP Conference

A delegation of Bellingham students traveled to the Latino/a Educational Achievement Project (LEAP) Conference in Tacoma in late February. The annual conference is intended to promote, motivate and inspire Latino/a students to pursue educational careers beyond high school. The conference also trains students how to advocate for their communities. During the conference,  Bellingham students had the opportunity to follow up with…