Note: We are no longer accepting presentations for the 2019 SL-SLC.
The Inaugural Southeastern LatinX Student Leadership Conference (SL-SLC) will be launched on April 12-14, 2019 on the campus of Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, North Carolina. All proposals should be submitted via the submission form linked below. Please, direct questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To be the leading collegiate success conference for LatinX students in the southeast.
To achieve our mission we will provide development tools and skills through the use of presentations, workshops and experiential activities.
The 2019 Theme
Maximizing Nosotros: Empowering LatinX Students for Success.
- Owning Our Values
- Challenging Ourselves
- Claiming Our Roots
Who Should Submit a Proposal
We are calling for all Faculty, Student Affairs Professionals, State, and Local Government Employees, and all industry practitioners to submit proposals sharing thought-provoking presentations, interactive demonstrations, and engaging conversations.
Length of Presentations
All session should be designed to be 60 minutes in length with an additional 15 minutes provided for a question and answer period.
Conference participants include collegiate students from across the institutional spectrum of the southeastern United States. Presenters should consider how participants will utilize the information to advance and engage their campus.
Presentations should be interactive, engaging and relevant to the learning outcomes of this conference. If the presentation focus is more appropriate for a corporate or social agency, it will not be considered unless a clear connection to the collegiate experience is understood by the Selection Committee.
Proposals should supplement and enhance the conference theme, Maximizing Nosotros: Empowering LatinX Students for Success, and fit into one of three tracks: Owning Our Values, Challenging Ourselves, Claiming Our Roots. The Selection Committee welcomes proposals related to any dimension of the LatinX experience, including but not limited to:
LatinX Role in Diversity & Inclusion
Building Inclusive Collaborations
Identity and American Politics
Race and Nationality
Advocating for LatinX Success
LatinX – Hispanic – Latina/o
Strategies on Engaging in Campus
LatinX and Sustainability
LatinX and American History
Nationality Conflicts in Organizations
Proposals may be presentations, workshops, performances, or other creative modes of promoting LatinX student development and engagement on campus. Proposals may be submitted by individuals or groups’ of students, faculty, staff and community members.
Presenters are responsible for providing all handouts. Conference proceedings will be made available to all participants after the conference. Presenters must agree to share a narrative summary of their presentations or a copy of their PowerPoint slides.
Submissions for the 2019 Inaugural Southeastern LatinX Student Leadership Conference are currently closed. If you have any questions, please feel free to email us at email@example.com.
Presenters will be notified within 2 weeks of submitting if their proposal has been accepted.