LAUNCH: An Initiative to Lead is a one-day conference held at East Tennessee State University for aspiring and current high school student leaders.
Who will be at LAUNCH?
LAUNCH is designed for aspiring and current High School student leaders. High school students, student organization advisors, teachers, and school counselors will be present. LAUNCH will feature keynote speakers, current college student facilitators, faculty/staff facilitators and college student volunteers.
When is LAUNCH?
This year, LAUNCH will take place on Friday, April 28th, 2017. Check-in will begin at 8:00 a.m. and the program will close out at 2:00 p.m.
What will students/advisors be doing at LAUNCH?
Students - you will experience motivational speakers, keynote addresses, large group activities, and interactive workshops on topics ranging from general responsibilities of officers to leading with integrity.
Teachers/Advisors/Counselors - you will have the option of sitting in on small group breakout sessions with your students or joining other teachers/advisors/counselors present for a breakout session specifically for you!
How much does LAUNCH cost?
The cost is $20 per participant. This registration fee includes lunch, a swag item, and conference materials. The registration cost will increase to $30 per participant if registration and payment are not received by Friday, April 14, 2017.
How do I register?
Click HERE to register!
LAUNCH will cover topics such as:
- Student Organization officer preparation
- Working with people who are different than you
- Resolving Conflict
- Self-Awareness/Self-Management for individual leaders
- Time/Stress Management
- "College Talk"