Sterling College was recently selected to host the Phi Beta Lambda Fall State Leadership Conference on Saturday, September 21. The conference will be open to all PBL chapters in the state of Kansas and its focus is to provide leadership training and team-building exercises in order to help build stronger chapters and increase membership.In April, a team of Sterling College students attended the PBL state board meeting along with Assistant Professor of Business Timothy Thorpe.
During the meeting, there was an open time for members to discuss possible locations for the fall conference. Sophomore Erica Wilt of Hutchinson, Kan., petitioned to have the conference held at Sterling College. After taking a vote, Sterling College was selected unanimously.