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Leadership Conference


 Spring 2015 Leadership Conference

 March 9-11, 2015 7:00pm



Conference Details:

The Service & Leadership Council is hosting a leadership conference that will be filled with a variety of events, including a speaker, volunteer opportunities, and taking part of a poverty simulation. All students are encouraged to attend, especially those who are striving to be more diverse in their leadership skills. Our theme this year is “Give, Serve, Lead.”



Center for Multicultural Education (on the top floor of Maucker Union)


Schedule: *Each participant can sign up for any and all events!


GIVE: March 9th 7-9pm

Poverty Simulation - Have you ever had to make the decision between paying for insurance or being able to eat dinner?  Have you ever had to decide which of your family members could eat or if there was enough food for the day?  45.3 million Americans face challenges like these every day.  This event will prepare you for understanding the importance of serving those in need.


SERVE: March 10th 7-9pm
Come as long as you'd like! We'll be doing a variety of service projects to help others in need. Pick which activities you'd like to do to help others! Some of the projects include:

    • Creating literacy kits for the People's Community Health Clinic
    • Making fleece blankets for local hospitals
    • Making dog & cat toys for the local humane society
    • Writing letters to soldiers
    • Packaging hygiene kits for the homeless
    • AND MORE!!!

LEAD: March 11th 7-8pm

We're bringing in an exceptional speaker to talk about their leadership successes and failures. Skills you can use to excel in your everyday life: in classes, student orgs, your future job, and more! This is a don't miss event - sign up today!
Our guest speaker is Adam Carroll, a UNI alum and a Tedx speaker who started his own company to increase financial literacy. Carroll is currently working on a documentary that even features UNI! This interactive speaker will be speaking on how to utilize all of your skills for leadership.