Friday Night Leadership (FNL) is a fall, afternoon leadership conference is designed to help develop and refine the leadership skills of Southeast’s most involved students. Those who attend FNL choose from a diverse array of break-out session topics facilitated by students, faculty and staff and hear from local leaders.

2015 Friday Night Leadership Conference

Date: October 2, 2014

Time: Check-in will begin at 3:00 p.m.  The program will run 3:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Location: Dempster Hall          Cost: FREE! Includes Dinner!

Theme: Difficult Dialogues

During this leadership conference, you will be able to tailor your experience to your leadership strengths, interests and goals. You will attend a variety of sessions that are of interest to you! The conference will include 5 different session times with 4 or more options to choose from per time, plus dinner and a keynote! Conference sessions range from discussing race, gender or orientation, to sessions about bystander intervention and more. This years' welcome will be from President Dr. Carlos Vargas and the keynote will be Dr. Vernon Wall, an expert on social justice and “difficult dialogues.”

The conference is open to all students. Student leaders and those interested in discussing how to be a leader at Southeast and the larger community are encouraged to attend. Participation is limited to the first 200 registrants.

Registration is now open! Register by September 28th at https://semo.wufoo.com/forms/friday-night-leadership-registration-2015/.

Last Year’s Conference

Date: October 10, 2014

Time: 3:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Location: Dempster Hall          Cost: FREE! Includes Dinner!

Theme: Difficult Dialogues

During this leadership conference, you will be able to tailor your experience to your leadership strengths, interests and goals. You will attend a variety of sessions that are of interest to you! The conference will include 5 different session times with 4 or more options to choose from per time, plus dinner and a keynote! This years' keynote will be Mary Bauer, who is a recent Southeast graduate, the Partnership Manager for the Special Olympics of Missouri and was/still is extremely involved in her community.

The conference is open to all students. Student leaders and those interested in discussing how to be a leader at Southeast and the larger community are encouraged to attend. Participation is limited to the first 200 registrants.