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2019 National Leadership Forum at Harding

Public Event
Sunday, June 2, 2019 - Friday, June 7, 2019
915 East Market Avenue Searcy, AR 72149

The American Studies Institute is proudly preparing for Harding University’s 63rd Annual National Leadership Forum in Searcy, Arkansas, June 2-7, 2019. 

Learn - Make New Connections - Have a Great Time

This week-long event includes 2 days of dynamic talks and activities from FEE. High schoolers (grades 10, 11, and 12) will have a great time learning about important ideas like personal freedom and strong character, and discover what it takes to become a real change-maker.

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The cost to attend is only $159, but the benefits last a lifetime (it'll also look great on your resume and college applications). The registration deadline is May 10, 2019.

Schedule

01:45 PM - 05:00 PM

Registration in the Heritage Lobby; move into dorms

05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Dinner in Heritage Cafeteria

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Opening Program/Orientation

10:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Room check

11:30 PM - 11:45 PM

Lights out

07:30 AM - 11:45 PM

Breakfast in Heritage Cafeteria

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Campus orientation tour/welcome

09:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Talk

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Talk

11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Lunch in Heritage Cafeteria

01:00 PM - 01:45 PM

Talk

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM

Talk

03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Activity

05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Dinner in Heritage Cafeteria

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Activity

10:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Room check

11:30 PM - 11:45 PM

Lights out

07:30 AM - 11:45 PM

Breakfast in Heritage Cafeteria

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Group photo on Benson Auditorium Steps

09:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Talk

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Talk

11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Lunch in Heritage Cafeteria

01:00 PM - 01:45 PM

Talk

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM

Talk

03:00 PM - 05:00 PM

Activity

05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Dinner in Heritage Cafeteria

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Activity

10:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Room check

11:30 PM - 11:45 PM

Lights out

07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

Breakfast in Heritage Cafeteria

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Activity

09:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Talk

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Talk

11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Lunch in Heritage Cafeteria

01:00 PM - 01:45 PM

Special presentation

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM

Talk

05:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Dinner in Heritage Cafeteria

07:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Activity

10:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Room check

11:30 PM - 11:45 PM

Lights out

07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

Breakfast in Heritage Cafeteria

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Feedback

09:30 AM - 10:15 AM

Talk

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM

Talk

11:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Lunch in Heritage Cafeteria

01:00 PM - 01:45 PM

Talk

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM

Talk

03:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Activity

06:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Dinner: Banquet/Team Competition

10:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Room check

11:30 PM - 11:45 PM

Lights out

07:30 AM - 08:30 AM

Breakfast in Heritage Cafeteria

08:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Check out of dorms

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Travel Information

Harding University, Arkansas

College aged counselors will provide supervision for men's and women's residence halls at all times. Students will be housed in traditional dorm rooms with a roommate of the same gender and share a bathroom with two other same gender students.

Linens are not provided, so students will need to bring bedding (twin sized bedding or sleeping bag), a pillow, and a towel. Bring all toiletries, as well.

Students should plan to arrive Sunday afternoon from 2-4 PM. Dinner will be at 5 PM that evening. All activities will begin at 7 PM. Transportation and associated costs are to be arranged by each applicant and/or his sponsor.

 

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