​Collegiate Leadership Conference


Conference Information

Conference Registration is now closed. The 22nd Annual Collegiate Leadership Conference (CLC) will bring together nearly 300 participants and presenters from 14 institutions across the Southeast. 

CLC will be held in the Tate Student Center on the 4th and 5th floors. Tate Student Center parking is free on campus on Saturdays. The Tate Parking Deck is located at 45 Baxter Street, Athens, GA 30605. 

Suggested attie is business casual. We encourage you to show off your school pride however you’d like to, whether wearing school colors, a lapel pin, etc. 

Check In and breakfast begin at 9 a.m. and our welcome and keynote speaker will begin at 10 am. Check In will be at the Ticket Booth on the 5th floor of the Tate Student Center. It is best to park in the Tate Parking Deck and take the elevator up to the 5th floor. Upon your arrival, we will have students and staff greeting you and guiding the way! At registration, we will provide your conference materials and your nametag. You can find a copy of the schedule and session descriptions below.

Saturday, February 3, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Check In and Breakfast

10:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Welcome & Keynote, featuring Dr. Jan Davis Barham, Associate Dean of Students and Director of the Tate Student Center

10:45 a.m. - 11:35 a.m.

Session 1 Topics

The Leadership Challenge, Grand Hall A

Design Like A Professional: How to Market Your Organization, Grand Hall C

Anyone Can Party with the Big Dawgs: An All-Access Pass to Inclusive Campus Programming, Tate 473

Motivating the Middle: Fostering Leadership in your Student Organization, Tate 479

Conducting Effective Meetings, Tate 480

The Advisor's Dilemma: Assessing Co-Curricular Student Leadership, Tate 482

11:45 a.m. - 12:35 p.m.

Session 2

Serving Your Community - More than Just a Few Hours on the Weekend, Grand Hall A

Delegation & Project Management 101, Grand Hall C

Creating Space for LGBT Students on Campus, Tate 473

The Power of Quiet Leadership in a Loud World, Tate 479

The More You Know, Tate 480

I want to Help But…: Supporting Student Advocacy While Navigating Institutional Culture and Politics, Tate 482

12:35 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Lunch & Keynote, featuring Victor K. Wilson, Vice President for Student Affairs, University of Georgia

2:10 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Session 3

Why Don't You Turn That Frizown Upsidizity, Grand Hall A

Leadership Competencies: Escape Room of Doom, Grand Hall C

No Dawg Left Behind! Tate 473

Head of the Party Planning Committee: A Guide to Small-Scale Event Planning, Tate 480

Advisor's Roundtable, Tate 482

3:10 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Session 4

Reclaiming My Time: The Importance of Self-Care, Mindfulness & The Quality of Life, Grand Hall A:
The Happiness Advantage: Incorporating Positive Psychology Research into Our Organizations, Grand Hall C:

Make Money Moves with your Transferrable Skills, Tate 473

Risk Management: When Crocodiles, Monster Trucks, and Hotdog Eating Competitions Aren't Involved, Tate 479

This is How We Role - Why Your Actions Are Better Than Your Positions, Tate 480

4:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.