Chicago

IMG_2043The Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary in Chicago will be hosting the Hispanic Youth Leadership Academy (HYLA) on its grounds this summer and welcomes new and returning students.

HYLA is a United Methodist leadership initiative that provides an intensive summer leadership academy and a long-term mentoring experience around the topics of calling, education and Latino@ identity to consider issues such as Christian discipleship, vocational discernment, leadership in the church, theology and polity of The United Methodist Church, processes for admission to college/university or seminary, Hispanic/Latino history and culture.

New track update: This year, HYLA will be hosting a track on leadership for the Public Square at Garrett. This track is designed to orient young Latinx leaders who are interested in the public and political fields. Through this track participants will explore the field of public and political engagement, education, and action. 

2ND OR 3RD YEAR COLLEGE HYLA PARTICIPANTS ONLY 

August 4th-8th, 2020

COLLEGE HYLA WILL BE HELD AT WESLEY THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY THIS YEAR

July 21st-25th, 2020

APPLICATIONS OPEN NOW 

To fill out an application click here

For an application Contact:

Nora De Arco,  hyla.umc@gmail.com

OR

Rev. Patricia Bonilla
Garrett Evangelical Theological Seminary
Coordinator for Young Clergy Initiative and HYLA
847-866-3871
847-393-6348 (c)

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