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Young Women LEAD at Vincennes University Jasper, Indiana

03/06 @ 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

High school girls from southern Indiana are invited to attend

Young Women LEAD

“Be the Change”

Featuring Keynote Presenter Julie Carrier

Wednesday, March 6, 2024

Save the Date

The YWL conference is for high school girls and focuses on Leadership, Education and Development (LEAD). The conference features interactive keynotes, interactive breakout sessions, community and business leaders, and more. The conference is FREE to all participants. YWL teaches important skills needed to be successful in the workforce and ways to develop confidence and leadership potential.

This year’s conference will feature keynote presenter Julie Carrier. Julie has been recognized as the #1 Global Coach for Young Women and is the trusted authority on leadership development and confidence for girls and young women worldwide. Julie Carrier is leading a movement to “empower those who empower girls and empower girls to empower each other.”

All attendees will have the opportunity to send a postcard to space with Blue Origin’s Club for the Future. Each attendee will receive a postcard that Club for the Future will launch into space and back on a New Shepard rocket and return to you stamped “Flown to Space.”

Agenda: Wednesday, March 6, 2024
  •   8:30 –   9:15  Registration and Red Carpet Photos
  •   9:15 –   9:20  Event Overview and Guidelines
  •   9:20 –   9:40  Emcee Welcome
  •   9:40 – 10:40  Keynote Speaker
  • 10:50 – 11:30  Breakout Sessions
  • 11:40 – 12:20  Lunch / Breakout Sessions
  • 12:30 –   1:10  Breakout Sessions / Lunch
  •   1:20 –   1:50  Closing Remarks
  •   1:50 –   2:30  Red Carpet Photos and Autographs
  •   2:30                Departure
  • Registration is closed.
    • We encourage students to register themselves individually.
    • Chaperones please register yourselves as well.
  • Registration is first-come, first-served and limited to the first 500 students. Once we reach capacity we must close registration and will not be able to add additional registrants.
  • Lunch will be provided and the cost is FREE
  • All attendees must have a Liability Waiver to attend the event. No one will be permitted to attend the event without a signed waiver.
  • Questions: email
Breakout Sessions:

Students have the choice to attend a variety of interactive discussion panels and breakout sessions. These breakouts will be delivered by various successful women that represent a variety of careers and personal choices. These women are experts on issues that high school girls are currently facing. The sessions will teach important skills needed to be successful in the workforce and ways to develop their leadership potential. Each student may select 2 breakout sessions.

  1. CHANGING YOUR FINANCIAL FUTURE: Learn financial literacy tips and money management techniques for the real world.
  2. EMBRACING CHANGE THROUGH YOGA: Learn focus and stress reduction through yoga and meditation.
  3. EMPOWERMENT THROUGH SELF-DEFENSE: Lesson in self-defense, leave the day with techniques in self-defense.
  4. NAVIGATING CHANGE WITH CONFIDENCE -RESUME/INTERVIEW: Learn some tried and true tricks for great interviews.
  5. FUELING LIFESTYLE CHANGE: Understand how to fuel a healthy lifestyle by learning about nutrition, snacks, cooking, and exercise.
  6. ELEVATING YOUR ONLINE PRESENCE: How you present yourself to the world can change your world! Learn social media how-to’s, and marketing yourself to future employers.
  7. TRANSFORM YOUR FRIENDSHIPS: Discuss building supportive friendships and how to foster positive relationships with other women.
  8. CHANGE YOUR MINDSET: Learn to set goals and achieve them, build self confidence, and improve your positive self-talk.
  9. LEADING FOR CHANGE: Learn from local leaders how to recruit, engage, and become an effective leader.
  10. CHANGING THE GAME – WOMEN IN STEM: Join us for this interactive panel of women who have successfully navigated careers in STEM.
  11. COMMUNICATION CATALYSTS: How you communicate can open doors … or slam them in your face. Learn what to do (and what not to do) to improve your networking and communication skills.

#BeTheChange #ywl #leadership #confidence #girlpower #girlsinstem


8:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Jasper Community Arts
951 College Avenue
Jasper, IN 47546 United States
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