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Student Leadership Conference

What is this leadership event?

TRIO Pre-College Programs is collaborating with another TRIO program in Wisconsin to bring a multi-state leadership conference for Junior and Senior TRIO TS participants in Stevens Point, Wisconsin on April 22nd and 23rd.  The event will bring together 125 students from northern Wisconsin and the Western UP for this event.  The conference agenda includes a keynote speaker, workshops,  and opportunities for personal, professional, and academic growth.  

What can I expect to learn?

Participants will have an opportunity to grow as leaders by taking part in interactive workshops on a variety of enriching topics to obtain skills and knowledge applicable to schools, professions, and life in general.  Students who participate will certainly come away with new and enhanced skills, knowledge, and a few new friends from surrounding area.   

How much will this event cost? 

For participants in TRIO ETS, all expenses are covered including meals, transportation, activities, and lodging.  The only cost to you is your time and commitment for self-enrichment.

Who do I contact with questions?

Send your questions to or submit them online by clicking here.  Staff will get back to you as soon as possible. 


How do I sign up for this opportunity?

If this sounds like an opportunity for you:

  1. Contact your guidance counselor or person who holds a similar role to ask to be nominated for the event
  2. That person sends TRIO TS staff your schools' nominations and Dave or Kailee will contact you directly
  3. Complete the Application Packet and return all information by April 1st, 2016 - NOTE Application Packets are only to be sent after you obtain a message from TRIO TS staff!