Program Details

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Friday, March 9, 2018

 

What is EvolveU?

EvolveU at Southeastern Louisiana Univeristy is a one-day high school leadership conference for high school sophomores, juniors and seniors from Louisiana and the surrounding areas.  The conference is designed to equip, empower and inspire high school students with valuable leadership skills that will benefit them in their daily lives as they continue to grow as influential leaders in school, in their community, and among peers.  Participants will have the opportunity to explore various aspects of leadership, meet other student leaders, and learn about and discuss leadership roles alongside Southeastern students, staff, and faculty.

 

Who is it for?

EvolveU is for students who want to develop their leadership abilities in order to have an impact on other students, their school, their peers, and their community.  EvolveU students are academically motivated and eager to lead others along a path of effecting positive change with positive results. 

Eligible participants are rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors from Louisiana and the surrounding areas.

 

Where is it?

EvolveU is hosted by Southeastern Louisiana University in Hammond, LA.  The campus is located approximately 45 miles east of Baton Rouge and 45 miles northwest of New Orleans.

  

Why should high school students be interested?

EvolveU at Southeastern Louisiana University is designed to to equip, empower and inspire high school students with valuable leadership skills that will benefit them in their daily lives as they continue to grow as influential leaders in school, in their community, and among peers.  Participants will have the opportunity to explore various aspects of leadership, meet other student leaders, and learn about and discuss leadership roles alongside Southeastern students, staff, and faculty. 

 

How much does it cost?

The cost of attendance is $25 per student if Early Bird registration is submitted by December 22, 2017.  After December 22, 2017, the cost is $35 per student.

 

Keynote Speaker

Hollis Conway, Olympic Medalist