Winthrop University: Office of Student Activities - Leadership Institute
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Student Activities
269 Campus Center
Rock Hill, SC 29733, USA
803/323-2396 (fax)

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Leadership Institute for First-Timers

What is LIFT?

LIFT is a full day FREE leadership conference for Winthrop students to gain leadership skills, connect with other students and learn more about themselves.

LIFT takes place in February  in the DiGiorgio Campus Center and Owens Hall. LIFT is planned by team of students and advisors.  Best of all, this conference is FREE and open to all Winthrop students.

A video from the 2020 LIFT conference can be seen here.  This video was created and edited by one of our student leaders, Davionne Eddie.  Davionne Eddie is a sophomore Integrated Marketing Communications major.

The date for our next LIFT conference is February 20, 2021.  Keep checking back for registration.

Below is a general conference agenda:

9:00-9:30am Registration and Refreshments   Richardson Ballroom Lobby
9:30-10:40am Opening Session and Keynote Richardson Ballroom
10:45-11:35am Concurrent Sessions DIGS and Owens
11:40am-12:30pm   Cuncurrent Sessions DIGS and Owens
12:35-1:10pm Catered Lunch Richardson Ballroom
1:10-1:30pm Lunch Activity Richardson Ballroom
1:40-2:30pm Student-led Sessions DIGS and Owens
2:30pm Wrap Up, Evaluation, T-Shirts Scholars Walk/DIGS 114


LIFT Registration

Registration for LIFT 2020 is now open. If you have any questions email 

LIFT Agreement Form can be downloaded here 

Remember you are not signed up for LIFT Until your agreement form has been received.

Last Updated: 4/8/20