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Thursday, December 19, 2013
Triangle Youth Leadership Conference Deadline Extended to December 31--Great Opportunity for High School Students
This is a great opportunity for High School Aged Youth...
5th Triangle Youth Leadership Conference
deadline for the Triangle Youth Leadership Conference has been
extended to December 31.We
are seeking motivated students in any high school grade to apply.
two-day conference will take place on NC State’s campus from February
28 to March 1, 2014. The conference will cost $75 per student. This cost includes lodging for one night and five meals.
Check-in will start at 8:30am on Friday, and checkout will begin
Saturday evening. TYLC
is put on by Triangle Youth Leadership Services (TYLS). Based out of
N.C. State University, we are a completely student-led organization of
current Park Scholars and ambitious Wolfpack undergraduates dedicated
to community development in North Carolina through youth leadership and
highlights of this year’s conference include:
Workshops presented by N.C. State students on tangible
skills such as charismatic leadership, design thinking, harnessing
your own personality, followership and other types of leadership,
becoming legendary through professionalism and team dynamics.
Real-life problem-solving challenges such as fish kills, homelessness, voter apathy,
urban congestion, obesity and environmental degradation.
Guest speakers and panelists from the N.C.
State student body, local industries, and
organizations such the N.C. Legislature, the Krispy Kreme
Challenge, SAS, and N.C. Special Olympics.