Students attend student leadership institute
Sunday, November 6, 2011 - 188 hits
Several Penn State Altoona students attended the 25th Annual Robert D. Lynch Student Leadership Development Institute on Friday, November 4 - Sunday, November 6, 2011 at the Blair County Convention Center, in Altoona, Pennsylvania. The theme for the conference was "Overcoming Obstacles: The Right Choices for a Successful Future."
The conference is sponsored by the Pennsylvania Black Conference on Higher Education, Inc. (PBCOHE, INC.) designed to address topics essential to developing leadership skills for African-American, Latino-American, and other Black college students. This unique event gives students an opportunity to participate in workshops that examine cross-cultural communication, interpersonal relations, building inclusive environments, and fostering cultural awareness.