[NABS-L] Midwest Student Seminar!

Cody Beardslee codybeardslee at gmail.com
Mon Feb 11 22:30:39 UTC 2019

The 2019 Midwest Regional Student Seminar
“Owning Your Future”

Hosted by The National Association of Blind Students (NABS) and the National Federation of the Blind of Illinois (NFBI)  
Offering opportunities for professional growth, confidence building, and employment readiness with regional peers and national mentors! Take advantage of empowering panel discussions, engaging presentations, and social networking possibilities. Attendees will have chances to learn about social, environmental, and academic issues that blind students face, along with strategies and skills to successfully navigate them.
Eligible Participants: Blind high school and college students living or studying in the Midwest states. Students from other areas are welcomed to attend. 
When: March 15-17, 2019 

Where: The Holiday Inn O’Hare,  

5615 N. Cumberland Avenue,  

Chicago, IL 60631 
For Room Reservations: Call 773-693-5800. Mention NFB of Illinois to get the group rate  

Registration: $70 per student and must be completed by Friday, February 15, 2019   
Register at www.nfbofillinois.org/midwest-students-spring-seminar/registration  

Direct inquiries to Kathryn Webster (nabs.president at gmail.com) or (203) 273-8463  

This seminar aims to show students that they are in control of their future. Together, we will highlight how to set goals, create ways to attain them, and own your achievements. Each step is a stride toward greatness and with our help, you have an opportunity to shine in the academic and employment arenas. The power of networking starts here but opens a door of possibilities for your growth. Live the life you want by owning your future and creating success! 

Cody Beardslee 
President, Minnesota Association of Blind Students 

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