Student Involvement

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The Pacific Northwest Student Leadership Conference

Join us for the opportunity to meet new people as we focus on the basics of leadership and build on our foundational skills. The conference is available for free online to all WSU students from all campuses.

Date: Saturday, March 6, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.


Deadline: March 5 by 12:00 p.m. PST
Register for the conference

Registrants will receive a link to the Hopin event after registering.  Please contact Ashley Morehouse at with any questions.

  • Conference Schedule

    Conference Schedule

    • 9:30 a.m. - Check-In
      Feel free to explore the online platform while we get everything started for the day.
    • 10:00 a.m. - Welcome and keynote with James T. Robilotta
    • 11:00 a.m. - Break
    • 11:10 a.m. - Session 1 Workshops (50 minute sessions)
    • 12:00 p.m. - Lunch
    • 12:50 p.m. - Check-In
    • 1:00 p.m. - Session 2 Workshops (50-minute sessions) 
      Each workshop in the section will pertain to Student Clubs and Organizations. From how to use Presence, to best practices for student organization/club leaders.
    • 2:00 p.m. - Sessions 3 Workshops (50-minute sessions)
    • 2:50 p.m. - Break
    • 3:00 p.m. - Wrap Up with James T. Robilotta
    • 3:30 p.m. - Networking 
      Networking/Socializing is completely optional. Hopin has an amazing tool that automatically pairs participants for 5 minutes of networking. At the end of 5 minutes it will automatically pair you with another participant. You can leave or switch partners at any time and if you are having a great conversation both participants can elect to continue the conversation. 
    • 4:30 p.m. - Closing with Ben Calabretta and Carson Bowers

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Spring '21 Keynote Speaker


Student Involvement is excited to welcome James Robilotta to WSU.  Join us as James does the two things he loves most: causing audiences to think critically about their leadership journeys and making people laugh!  

Learn more about James Robilotta

View past Keynote speakers

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All-in-one live online event

Student Involvement is excited to partner with the Hopin platform to deliver a unique live online event.  The platform has been a reliable tool for organizations such as The Wall Street Journal and The United Nations. We are excited to use it with our current and future student leaders!

Receive a FREE T-shirt

First-time conference undergraduate attendees are eligible to receive a FREE Cougs Lead T-shirt for registering and attending the event. 

Cougs Lead TShirt