The High School Leadership Conference (HSLC) is a conference sponsored by the Student Activities Office at WKU for high school school students in Kentucky and the surrounding region. The goal is to develop young leaders and prepare them for their futures.
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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
Date: Friday, September 17, 2021
Check In: 8:00 am - 8:45 am in Downing Student Union
Conference Time: 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Sessions may let out closer to 1:45 P.M. to allow time for travel back to respective school districts
High school 9th-12th graders who are identified as possessing leadership potential. Schools are encouraged to bring students based on their leadership needs.
$30 per student (includes breakfast, lunch, conference materials and gift). Registration fee is non-refundable. After registration, Mindy Johnson will send an invoice. Cash and checks are used by most schools, and payments are oftentimes brought on the day of the conference.
The deadline to register will be September 3rd, 2021. The registration link is now open.
For more information about this conference, please contact Amelia Kolb at email@example.com or (270) 745-5791
|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||Breakouts in Various DSU Rooms|
|10:45 AM - 11:30 AM||Session 2||Breakouts in Various DSU Rooms|
|11:30 AM - 12:30 PM||Lunch||Fresh Food Company|
|12:45 PM - 1:45 PM||Session 3||Breakouts in Various DSU Rooms|
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