Empowerment

Empowerment

What is empowerment? If there is one word that has kept cropping up during discussions about diversity in recent years, it is empowerment. It remains practically untranslatable in any language other than English, but the idea it conveys, placing the word “power” in...
Professional Development

Professional Development

Professional Development will provide multiple benefits to every professional who actively engages with these opportunities, but many of the benefits of professional development will depend on the professional’s specific career goals. Benefits of professional...
Financial Literacy

Financial Literacy

What Does It Mean to Be Financially Literate? The goal of financial literacy is to establish a feeling of control over your finances while also using money as a tool to freely make choices that build greater life satisfaction, according to a 2015 report by the...
2019 SL-SLC Presenters

2019 SL-SLC Presenters

Diana Aguillon, B.S. Diana Aguillon attended Winston-Salem State University for her undergraduate career where she learned about self-advocacy. Diana is now pursuing her master’s degree at Western Carolina University (WCU) in Higher Education Student Affairs. During...
FAQ’s

FAQ’s

When and where is the conference? April 3-5, 2020, the 2nd Annual Southeastern LatinX Student Leadership Conference (SL-SLC) will be held at Western Carolina University (WCU) in the A.K. Hinds University Center. What's happening at SL-SLC? View the 2020 SL-SLC...
Call for Presentations

Call for Presentations

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...