The 2nd Annual Building A Legacy Conference will be held on Saturday, Feb. 22nd!

The conference will have a central focus on diversity, social justice, professional development, and leadership. Below you can see the general schedule and our students/guests from this year's conference.


Registration is now OPEN! Head to our Eventbrite Page to register now!


Students who wish to apply to leadership positions across campus should highly consider coming to the conference.
Attendance will be considered on all applications for the 2020-2021 academic year. 

If you have questions regarding the conference, please e-mail us at

Committee Members

  • Therese Bass, Director of Disability Services
  • Meghan Burke, Director of Development and Annual Giving
  • Kathryn Hammer, Director of Alumni Relations
  • Heather Maclin, Director of Student Activities
  • Dr. Greg Nayor, Vice President for Student Affairs and Strategic Initiatives
  • Kimberly Pagano, Assistant Dean for Student Engagement & Instructor
  • Michael Paglicci, Coordinator for Student Transition & Campus Programming 
  • Kerry Spicer, Dean of Students

2020 Conference Agenda


9:30 -- 10:00am 

Conference Check-In

Location: Wick Student Center Lobby

10:00 -- 10:45am

Opening Session

Location: Wick Student Center Social Room

Welcome: Dr. Greg Nayor

Keynote Introduction: Dr. Greg Nayor

Keynote Speaker: Joshua Fredenburg

11:00 -- 11:50am

Breakout Sessions #1 

Location: Various

12:00 -- 1:30pm

Lunch & Leader Panel

Location: Wick Student Center Social Room

Panel Topic: Why Inclusivity Matters

Moderator: Lamark Shaw

Panelists: Catherine M. Campbell ’84, Nekia Kemp '05, Paul Michaud, PT, MD '99

1:45 -- 2:35pm

Breakout Sessions #2

Location: Various

2:50 -- 3:40pm

Breakout Sessions #3

Location: Various




Distinguished & Featured Guests

Throughout the conference there will be a number of guests that the committee has invited to speak on relevant topics happening all around us. Below, you can find information on this year's guests.

Student Presenters

Below are our incredible student presenters and a brief description of their presentation.