Office of Student Leadership and Engagement

2017 Seahawk Leadership Conference: October 21st, 2017

Seahawk Leadership ConferenceThe Seahawk Leadership Conference (SLC) is an annual conference sponsored by the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement. The Fourth Annual Seahawk Leadership Conference will be held October 21st, 2017 from 10-4pm in the Fisher/Burney Center complex. This conference provides UNCW students with a free opportunity to attend keynote and educational sessions, and connect with other students, faculty, staff, and local community members. The content of the conference focuses on four topical areas of leadership:Leadership, Exploration, Adventure, Driving Change

Meet your Student Co-Chairs!Beginning in 2016, the Annual Seahawk Leadership Conference became a student-led program at UNCW. Two UNCW student leaders design, plan, and facilitate the entire conference. The Co-Chairs are advised by the Office of Student Leadership and Engagement.

SLC 2017 Co-Chairs

Justin Sanchez
Hometown: Fayetteville, NC
Major: Environmental Studies

Libby Fields
Hometown: Durham, NC
Major: Exercise Science

Conference RegistrationRegistration for the conference is FREE and first come, first serve. Register now to reserve your spot for the 2017 conference! 


Small Group FacilitatorsAre you an experienced student leader on campus? We need you! Consider applying to be a Small Group Facilitator at the conference. You will aid in discussion and networking with other conference attendees during the small group times during the day. This role includes a brief training the week of the conference.

Applications open September 6th!