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    Conference Schedule and Program

    View the detailed descriptions of our Conference Plenary and Breakout Sessions.


    • Welcome from Dr. Eric Arneson, Vice President of Student Affairs 
    • All Star Student Leader Panel Lineup
    • Sessions all throughout the day
    • Lunch with a Leader/Leadershp Opportunity Fair
    • AND Special Performance by Kennesaw Improv Society Stupid!


 Submissions for fair tables and poster presentations are due February 14, 2020.

 Featured Sessions

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    Student Leader Panel

    The Opening Session will include a dynamic student-led panel comprised of student leaders from across campus telling their leadership stories. Learn how these student leaders took the leap!

    • Student Leader Activity

      Interactive Leadership Session

      Join us for the Closing Session, an interactive leadership experience! This session will include some reflection time to help students process and apply leadership lessons.

       Call for Proposals


      Kennesaw State staff, faculty, and students are invited to submit proposals for the 2020 Student Leadership and Service Annual Conference, to be held on February 29, 2020 at Kennesaw State University.

      We are looking for engaging, meaningful, and interactive presentations which develop students’ capacity to THINK, ACT, and IMPACT.  Each session will be 50 minutes in length which should include time for Q&A.  Sessions should provide ways for students to leap into leadership through one or more of the developmental areas below.

       Conference Themes

      • Self Awareness
      • Cultural Awareness
      • Critical, Systemic Thinking
      • Problem Solving
      • Interpersonal Competence
      • Advocacy and Influence
      • Professionalism
      • Pursuing Goals
      • Collaboration, Teamwork, and Group Dynamics
      • Social and Civic Responsibility
      • Appreciating Difference
      • Global Perspectives
      • Living a Purposeful and Satisfying Life
      • Life-long Learning