Facebook Pixel High School Leadership Conference (HSLC) | Western Kentucky University Skip to main content



Registration Closed


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 21st, 2018

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, conference materials and gift). Registration fee is non-refundable. After registration, Mindy R. Johnson will send an invoice.


Registration is now closed


For more information about this conference, please contact Mindy Johnson, Assistant Director-Student Activities at mindy.johnson@wku.edu, or 270.745.2495.



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

Some of the links on this page may require additional software to view.

 Last Modified 1/14/19