2014 Mississippi Phi Beta Lambda State Leadership Conference

Mississippi University for Women |  Columbus  |  March 26 - 28, 2014

Mississippi University for Women is proud to host the 2014 Phi Beta Lambda State Leadership Conference for Mississippi on March 26th-28th.  Hundreds of university and community college students from around the state will have the opportunity to network with fellow students, learn new ideas about shaping their career, and compete in over fifty business and leadership specific competitive events individually and in teams. The top performing students in each event become eligible to represent Mississippi at the National Leadership Conference in June.



Schedule of Events

Wednesday, March 26

1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Registration
Reneau Hall Lobby

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | State Officer Meeting
Nissan Auditorium, Parkinson Hall

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Office Candidate Meeting/Campaign Booth Setup
Nissan Auditorium, Parkinson Hall

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm | Opening Session
Nissan Auditorium, Parkinson Hall

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Testing Events
Reneau Hall (Rooms 310 and 312)


Thursday, March 27

8:30 am - 11:00 am | MUW College Fair
Limbert Assembly Room, Cochran Hall (First Floor)

8:00 am - 11:00 am | Performance Events
Cochran Hall (Third Floor)

11:30 am - 3:00 pm | Testing Events
Reneau Hall and McDevitt Hall

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Fish Fry Sponsored by Columbus Convention & Visitors Bureau
Corner of Third Street South and College Street (117 3rd Street South)

Friday, March 28

9:00 am - 10:30 | Awards Ceremony
Nissan Auditorium, Parkinson Hall


The W is located in beautiful, historic Downtown Columbus. Our address (for GPS directions) is 1100 College Street, Columbus, MS 39701Click here for campus map complete with parking instructions.

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A block of rooms is being held at the Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriot.  Please be sure to mention PBL when making the reservation (662-241-1990).

See a complete list of hotels provided by the Columbus Convention & Visitors Bureau.


Dining & Attractions

Columbus has many great places to eat.  From barbecue to sushi and everything in between, see the full list provided by the Columbus Convention & Visitors Bureau.

Columbus has a rich history -- one full of beautiful antebellum homes, famous writers, and great blues music.  After you're done eating and competing, take some time to take in the sights.  See a list of ideas provided by the Columbus Convention & Visitors Bureau.   

1100 College Street Columbus, MS 39701phone: 662.329.4750 or 877.462.8439