Leadership & Volunteerism Programs
- Alternative Breaks
- Black Leadership Academic Conference
- Dynamic Leadership Institute
- High School Leadership Conference
- Leadership Trainings
- Make a Difference Day
- NSLS - National Society of Leadership & Success
- National Volunteer Week
- The WKU Leadership Conference
- Student United Way
- V.I.P.-Volunteering in Progress
- Weekend in the Woods
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
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.
$30 per student (includes breakfast, lunch, and conference materials
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.
For more information about this conference, please contact Laura Johnson, Coordinator of Leadership & Volunteerism at email@example.com, 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
|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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