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High School Leadership Conference (HSLC)

 

About the High School Leadership Conference

Each year, high school students from across Kentucky, Tennessee, Indiana and Ohio come together at Western Kentucky University for a one day retreat to further develop their leadership skills.  Participants attend sessions presented by Western Kentucky University staff and student leaders.  Session topics range from:

  • College Student Panel on How to Succeed at the Collegiate Level
  • Increasing Student/Organizational Motivation
  • The Importance of Diversity in Leadership
  • Successful Event/Program Planning
  • Using Social Media to Your Benefit
  • Personality in Leadership
  • Ethics in Leadership
  • Leadership Styles

Date:  Friday, September 15, 2017

Check In: 8:00 am - 8:45 am, Downing Student Union

Conference Time:  9:00 am - 1:45 pm

Target Audience

High school freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors who currently or will hold leadership positions in the upcoming academic years or are identified as possessing leadership potential.

Registration Fee

$30 per student (includes breakfast, lunch, and conference materials

Registration

NOTE: Registration for the 2017 HSLC has reached capacity, therefore registration has been closed.  Thank you for your interest!
The deadline to register will be September 5, 2017, or once we reach 400 registrants -- whichever occurs first.

Contact

For more information about this conference, please contact Laura Johnson, Coordinator of Leadership & Volunteerism at laura.johnson@wku.edu, or 270.745.2495.

 

Registration has reached capacity for the
2017 High School Leadership Conference,
and is now closed.

 


Sample Schedule for High School Leadership Conference

 

TIME EVENT LOCATION
8:00 AM - 8:45 AM Registration Outside DSU Auditorium
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Welcome & Keynote Speaker DSU Auditorium
9:45 AM - 10:30 AM Session 1 Various DSU Rooms
10:45 AM - 11:30 AM Session 2 Various DSU Rooms
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Lunch Fresh Food Company
12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Session 3 Various DSU Rooms

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 Last Modified 8/18/17