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Young Women’s Real World Conference guides local girls to success

Local high school girls were given the opportunity to participate in the 11th annual Young Women’s Real World Conference Nov. 5 on campus at Colorado State University-Pueblo. The conference, which offers advice on how to construct a path toward a successful future, hosted more than 30 local girls. Many of the girls had never stepped foot on campus prior to this conference, and had not seriously considered education after high school. Carol Loats, a retired history and women’s studies professor, founded the event and brought it to CSU-Pueblo’s campus in 2004....