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"The Edge Professional Seminar" - Juniors & Seniors

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The Edge Professional Seminar prepares Juniors and Seniors for the practical choices they will need to make in college and in professional life.
It also helps students develop the character traits needed to make wise choices and carry them out effectively.
The Seminar is also an opportunity to develop the habits of effective speaking and critical thinking essential for success in college and the workplace.

Topics Covered

  1. Humility

  2. Prudence

  3. Magnanimity

  4. Sincerity

  5. Loyalty

  6. Justice

  7. Fortitude

  8. Friendship

  9. Importance of Self-Knowledge

Structure of the  Program

The sessions will consist of:

  1. Big Ideas Seminar

  2. Professional Career Presentation

  3. Mentoring

The Big Ideas Seminar is organized in a two-year cycle that alternates from year to year between the philosophical and ethical issues which currently dominate college campuses, both inside and outside the classroom (2023-2024) and the virtues which strengthen students to face the challenges of high school and college life (2024-2025) .

Saturdays 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm


Tekesta Study Center

4415 SW 88th Avenue, Miami, FL 33165

Tekesta Study Center

4415 SW 88th Avenue, Miami, FL 33165

Calendar 2023-24

Held on the third Saturday of the month 

September 16*

October 21

November 18

December 8-10**

January 20

February 17

March 16

April 20

May 18


Sep 16, not September 26 as indicated in some printed copies of the brochure

**Held at Roseaire Conference Center

The cost* of the Seminar is $300 (for applications received after September 1st) or $225 (for applications received before September 1st).


Checks may be made payable to Kingsland Foundation, lnc.

ZELLE payments also accepted to

305-710-2167 /

*Includes December Weekend Workshop in Roseaire. Financial considerations should not prevent anyone from attending. A scholarship may be requested.


Carlos Alejano at (305) 710-2167 or

email to 


Download Brochure 2023-24

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