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Faces of Leadership Conference

Faces of Leadership Conference

Student Leadership and Engagement Week
Monday, April 5 - Friday, April 9, 2021

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Monday, April 5
4 p.m. • Energy Balancing and Meditation: Cultivating the Leader Within
Presented by:Raiza Felicitas, Senior Academic Counselor, Prevention and Wellness Education
Link: https://tinyurl.com/2v99y27c 

Tuesday, April 6
1 p.m. • Student Engagement at BHCC: A Path for Everyone!
Presented by: Paul Moda, Director of Student Leadership and Engagement
Link: https://tinyurl.com/yabsmeny 

6 p.m. • Student Engagement at BHCC: A Path for Everyone!
Presented by: Paul Moda, Director of Student Leadership and Engagement
Link: https://tinyurl.com/yabsmeny 

Wednesday, April 7
1 p.m. • An Introduction to Clifton Strengths
Presented by: Stephanie Bryszkowski, Director, Career Development and Internships
Link: https://tinyurl.com/2jenucb9 

3 p.m. • Developing a Mindset for Resilience and Success
Presented by: Amy Clinard, Assistant Professor, Behavioral Sciences Department
Link: https://tinyurl.com/nhb86tzc 

Thursday, April 8
1 p.m. • Keynote Speaker: Vernon Wall (see below)
"One Better World: How We Can All Use Our Voice to Create Change?"
Link: https://tinyurl.com/fsx9awxa 

6 p.m. • Imagining Your Possibilities: BHCC Alumni Student Leaders Share Their Stories of Success
Link: https://tinyurl.com/3djm2ysv 

Friday, April 9
11 a.m. • Marketing Your Student Experience for Your Future
Presented by: Brian Kelleher-Calnan, Success Coach and Transfer Counselor and Paul Moda, Director of Student Leadership and Engagement
Link: https://tinyurl.com/55ay6sys 

Select Sessions Available for Replay: Keynote & Presentations

About Our Keynote Speaker: Vernon Wall

Author • Lecturer • Consultant  • vernonwall.org  

Thursday, April 8, 1 p.m.Vernon Wall

Vernon A. Wall has accumulated over 30 years of professional Student Affairs experience at Iowa State University, the University of Georgia, UNC-Charlotte and UNC-Chapel Hill. He has experience in Greek life, new student orientation, student activities, leadership development, global education and university housing. Vernon currently lives in Washington DC where he serves as the Director of Business Development for LeaderShape, Inc. Vernon is also President and Founder of One Better World, LLC – a consulting firm specializing in engaging others in courageous social justice and equity conversations. In spring of 1998, Vernon sailed with Semester at Sea as a member of the Student Life Team accompanying 600 students on a voyage around the world. Vernon is currently serving as President of ACPA – College Student Educators, International.

With degrees from North Carolina State University and Indiana University, Vernon is the consummate scholar-practitioner. Vernon is a nationally known speaker in the areas of social justice and leadership styles and is one of the founders and facilitators of the Social Justice Training Institute. Vernon has written several articles and has co-edited two books on issues of inclusion on today’s college campus. His award-winning programs and presentations have been seen by thousands of students, faculty, and staff on campuses across the country. Vernon’s passion for social justice and inclusion is grounded in a quote from his late grandmother: “May the work I’ve done speak for me.”

Here is an excerpt from Vernon's presentation, "Social Justice: Passion or Rhetoric?":