International Leadership Conference for North Carolina Students
Greetings! The planning committee for the North Carolina International Leadership Conference for Students is happy to announce registration for the 2012 conference is underway.
This year's conference will be held at Davidson County Community College from Saturday, November 3rd to Sunday, November 4th.
The conference will bring together international students, returning study-abroad and serve-abroad students, and students specializing in the field of international and global relations. A major goal of the conference is to introduce leadership principles and community service through targeted workshops and a hands-on service project during the conference.
Call to Conference
The North Carolina International Student Leadership conference will be held at Davidson County Community College on Saturday, November 3 rd, and Sunday, November 4th. The primary purpose of the student leadership conference is to promote cross-cultural exchanges and foster friendships between international students from various colleges and universities in North Carolina. The target audience for this conference are international students and also American students returning from a study abroad experience, planning a study abroad experience, or advocating for international students. Also, welcome are professionals in the field of international education.
This two-day event will challenge participants to view themselves as authentic leaders in an ever diversifying global environment. International students bring unique perspectives and experiences to their respective campuses and these are shared through various activities during the conference including: concurrent sessions, service project, and social activities.
This conference is designed to enhance participant leadership skills, cultural understanding, and build social networks to sustain upon return to their respective institutions. We welcome faculty, staff, international student professionals in the field, international students, and host national students. The Student Leadership conference is organized completely by volunteers and sponsored by the North Carolina Association of International Educators.
Directions & Map - Davidson County Community College
- Directions - http://www.davidsonccc.edu/about/mapsdirections.htm
- Campus Map - http://www.davidsonccc.edu/about/maps/Davidson_Campus_Map.htm
Additional Conference Information
Conference Hotel & Accommodation Information:
Holiday Inn Express - Vineyards
351 Vineyard Ln,
Lexington, NC 27295
37 rooms reserved under Student Leadership Conference at a rate of $77 until October 15
Days Inn Lexington
1620 Cotton Grove Road,
Lexington, NC 27292
50 rooms reserved under Student Leadership Conference at a rate of $62/night until October 26
Conference Sessions: To view/download the sessions click here
Conference Schedule: To view/download the schedule click here
Registration & Payment:
The Registration Deadline is Monday, Oct. 22nd!
Registration is only $30 - a fantastic deal! Price will increase to $40 after Oct. 22
To register and then see payment options, click here!
There are also travel grants available - the application form is included below as well.
Application Deadline is Friday, October 12th.
Travel Grant/Scholarship Application
Proposal Submission Deadline is Wednesday, October 17nd.
The registration fees for approved sessions will be waived for a maximum of 2 presenters per session
Please note that the Travel Grant/Scholarship Application needs to be turned in by October 19th.
For additional information, please contact:
Craig C. Curty
High Point University