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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.

Registration for SCPLC is now closed

Detailed Description

The South Carolina Peer Leader Conference was a place to interact with other peer leaders from across the state of South Carolina. Participants joined 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 campus. The conference took place at the Darla Moore School of Business building.

This conference served as a professional development opportunity for all undergraduate students who assisted 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, receive $5 off for each additional registrant.  Must be registered through the Group Registration Link** 

We reserved a courtesy block of rooms at the Holiday Inn Express in Downtown Columbia. 

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