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CLCO 2017 - Registration for "Inclusive Leadership: Agents of Change"

The Student Engagement and Leadership (SEaL) department formally invites you to the 8th annual Collegiate Leadership Conference of Ohio (CLCO) on Friday, November 3 - Saturday, November 4, 2017!

Since 2009, SEaL’s Student Ambassador Leadership Program propels the conference forward each year. This year's conference theme is “Inclusive Leadership: Agents of Change.” The aim of CLCO is to offer advanced learning opportunities to increase leadership development, provide hands-on service experiences, and promote professional networking across Ohio. The conference will include keynote speakers, interactive workshops and a service project that will explore the journey of becoming agents of change. Key areas we will cover include: self-motivation, financial literacy, inclusion, activism, and education.

This years Keynote Speaker is Dr. Taléa R. Drummer!

Dr. Talea Drummer

She currently serves as the Director for the Student Multicultural Center (SMC) at Kent State University. In her role, Talea oversees the overall operations of the center, develops and facilitates university-wide diversity programming and training efforts; and supports students, faculty and staff though individual consultation, committee service, and other work.

What will participants learn during the conference?

  • How to increase skills to become more inclusive leaders at their college and communities.
  • Learn about social responsibility and how it relates to their college and communities.
  • By participating in open and honest discussion, attendees will learn how to better support others on their way to becoming agents of change.

Where is the conference held  and how long will it last?

  • Columbus State Community College in the Center for Workforce Development (315 Cleveland Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215)
  • CLCO is a one-and-a-half day conference on November 3-4, 2017 (Friday & Saturday)
  • November 3, 2017 check-in begins at 4:30 p.m.
  • November 4, 2017 arrival at 8:30 a.m., final departure will be no later than 4:30 p.m.

Registration Fees

Registration Participants

Early Bird Special: Until September 15, 2017

Standard Rate: After September 16, 2017

Group Rates for 10 students or more

Columbus State Students

$20.00 per person

$25.00 per person

$15.00 per person

Other institutions Students

$30.00 per person

$35.00 per person

$25.00 per person

What do I get out of my registration fees?

  • One and a half day conference full of participating in workshops, keynote speakers, and interactive workshops
  • Co-curricular involvement for resume development
  • Fees cover dinner on Friday, two meals on Saturday (breakfast and lunch) and cool giveaways
  • There is no registration fees for Advisors (Only one Advisor per institution)


Registration Deadline Extended: Friday, October 27, 2017 by midnight


Fee Payment Deadline Extended: Monday, October 30, 2017 by 5:00pm


Announcing the 3nd annual CLCO Legacy Award:

Student Engagement and Leadership (SEaL) is pleased to announce the 3rd annual CLCO Legacy Award. If you would like to nominate someone, please visit the following link:

This form closed on November 1, 2017 1:00 PM EDT