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SC Peer Leader Conference

Please join us at the South Carolina Peer Leader Conference (SCPLC) dedicated to offering a dynamic professional development experience for undergraduate Tutors, SI Leaders and Academic Peer Coaches.

Register for SCPLC today!

Individual Registration click here

Group Registration click here

** Group Registration allows you to register multiple students from the same institution at once**

Detailed Description

The South Carolina Peer Leader Conference will be a place to interact with other peer leaders from across the state of South Carolina. Join us to learn from our keynote speaker, a former Peer Leader from the University of South Carolina, as well as current peer leader’s presentations with the following learning outcomes:

  • To gain a better understanding of the Peer to Peer Model
  • To develop skills for session facilitation
  • To gain confidence in the role of a peer leader/educator
  • To find meaning and purpose in a Peer Leader role at the University
  • To discover how to market professional development from their Peer Leader role after graduation

Saturday, March 30th at the University of South Carolina-Columbia. The conference will specifically take place at the Darla Moore School of Business.

This conference will serve as a professional development opportunity for all undergraduate students who assist college and university students on the road to academic success. 

Before March 1st, 2019: $25/person

March 1st, 2019 or after: $30/person

**Special group rate: After the first 10 students registered from the same institution, recieve $5 off for each additional registrant.  Must be registered through the Group Registration Link** 

We have reserved a courtesy block of rooms at the Holiday Inn Express in Downtown Columbia.  If coming into town early we encourage you to join them and enjoy the free continental breakfast.  

Rooms: $139/night
Group Code: PLC

Must reserve room by March 8th with the group code in order to get the discounted rate.  

9:00-10:00- Check-in 

10:00-10:15- Welcome to SCPLC! 

10:15–11:00- Keynote from Dr. Baraty 

11:15–12:00- Concurrent Session 1 

12:15–1:00- Lunch 

1:00–1:45-  Concurrent Session 2

2:00-2:45- Concurrent Session 3

3:00-4:00- Closing Remarks and Discussion


Submit Presentation Proposal

We invite students, graduates, and staff to submit to present at SCPLC. Please Submit Proposals by  March 1st, 2019

Volunteer for SCPLC

Interested in serving as a conference volunteer or session moderator? Follow the link to sign up for a shift.