A collaborative conversations workshop was held Saturday at the Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library. The workshop was held to assist young minority men and women to cope with everyday stresses, and deal with life’s challenges. The panel of speakers included, Huascar Medina, Matt Spezia, Martinez Hillard, Rodney Harmon, Brail Watson, Kiora Brooks, Michael Odupitan, Bridget Banks, Jessie Vassie, Arminda Guerrero and Joseph Johnson. The Saturday morning workshop was moderated by S.J. Hazim.