The National Hellenic Student Association (NHSA) of North America, Inc. will host its 21st bi-annual convention in Chicago, IL, on April 5-7, 2019. The conference theme “Inspiring Next-Gen Leaders” will include prominent Chicago leaders that will discuss strengthening leadership skills and advancing professional career goals.
The conference will begin on Saturday morning at Loyola University’s Beane Hall downtown Conference programing will feature several panelists and guest speakers who will engage on topics related to the convention theme A mentorship hour will be included where participants will have the
opportunity to directly engage with leaders representing a variety of career fields. Throughout the convention, attendees will have the opportunity to network with young-professional leaders, practice developing strong communication skills through workshops, and learn how to get involved with NHSA through leadership opportunities, scholarship, and yearly program initiatives.
Out of town participants will stay at the luxurious Hyatt Centric Magnificent Mile, right off of Chicago’s historic Michigan Avenue. Attendees will have the opportunity attend an exclusive tour of the Chicago Board of Trade trading floor and the National Hellenic Museum in Greektown. Friday evening will include a dinner and a Greek Night at Six06 Cafe Bar and Saturday evening will include a second Greek Night at Municipal Bar and Dining featuring DJ Serafim both nights.
Tickets for the convention weekend are available online via NHSA’s website and Facebook pages.
As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, NHSA serves as the umbrella organization for a network of collegiate Hellenic associations throughout North America. NHSA is committed to uniting students of the diaspora by incorporating education, professionalism and community all within one memorable weekend. NHSA’s
Executive Board works diligently to ease the burden of cost for students and provides scholarship opportunities for committed attendees, designated university delegates, and those travelling from afar.
NHSA is excited to host the Spring 2019 convention in Chicago and welcomes students and young professionals for an eventful weekend. More information regarding tickets, itineraries, hotel, sponsorship opportunities, membership, etc. are available on the NHSA Facebook page and website: www.facebook.com/nhsaofamerica _