Starting Date: 10-02-2008
Ending Date: 10-04-2008
California State University At Northridge
United StatesNational Center on Deafness
The Deaf CSUNians at Cal State Northridge and the National Center on Deafness proudly
announce the 1st California State Deaf Students Leadership Conference!
Theme? Leadership: What It Is and What It Is Not!
When? Thursday October 2, 2008, starting at 5 PM and ending Saturday
October 4 at 5:30 PM.
Where? California State University at Northridge www.csun.edu
Who? Deaf College Students from California and other states
Leadership Learning Outcomes?
Participants will understand and apply individual and team leadership skills.
Keynote speakers on 1) Leadership: What it is and What it is Not!
2) Leadership and Planning for Success (Achieving Personal, Community and Organizational Goals).
Workshop sessions topics: (Participants will attend 4 out of 6 options.)
• Diversity Panel of Leaders
• Deaf Hood and Identity
• Rights, Responsibilities, Roles and Politics
• Parliamentary Process
• Communications, Public Relations and Media
• Team Building (Outdoor activity)
Why? Deaf College Students need opportunities to examine and acquire leadership skills, interact with other
emerging and experienced leaders, and determine their own personal, academic, career and community goals.
Registration Fee? $50.00 per student. This covers all conference materials, one light snack during
the Thursday Ice Breaker event, Lunch and Dinner on Friday, and snacks and Lunch on Saturday. Participants are
responsible for their own travel and overnight accommodations.
Limited to 150 students. Complete the registration form and send with check to the address on the form.
More info? Questions? Check www.csun.edu/ncod for updates or
contact CSUN Leadership Conference, email@example.com.
Geographical Scope: State