Area students come together for empowering day

Four high school students hold up a poster made at the STOP Conference.
RCS students Charley Polyak, Slade Young, Aydin White and Lauren Evans hold up a poster made during the STOP Conference.

Four Ravena-Coeymans-Selkirk students attended the thirteenth annual STOP (Students Together Opposing Prejudice) Student Leadership Conference hosted by Siena College. The conference is designed to empower students to lead the fight against bigotry, intolerance and all forms of hatred in their communities and is sponsored by the Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King Lecture Series at Siena College in partnership with the Anti-Defamation League.