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2017 Grants Program

Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 LKS Educational Grants. The deadline is January 15, 2018!

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2017 Convention Schedule

The LKS Convention Committee has many exciting events planned for the annual convention in Atlanta, Georgia.

More detailed information about each event will be added, so be sure to check back soon!

Please note that this schedule is tentative and is subject to change.

 Wednesday, August 2, 2017  
 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Grand Council Meeting
 Thursday, August 3, 2017 Gather & Connect Day (casual attire*) 
 8 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.  Grand Council Meeting 
 Noon to 6 p.m.  Registration 
 1:30 p.m. to 2 :45 p.m.  Joint Grand Council/Trust Liaison Committee
 (TLC) Meeting 
 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.  LKS Leadership Program
 3 p.m. to 4:45 p.m.  TLC Meeting 
 5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Alumni Caucus 
 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.  Welcome Event/Icebreaker/Project HOPE fun! 
 Friday, August 4, 2017  Professional Day (business/business casual attire*)
 7 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.  Registration 
 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.  Breakfast and Keynote Speaker Kim Novak 
 9:45 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.  Business Session I 
 11:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.  Core Value & Research Poster Presentations 
 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.  Awards Luncheon 
 2:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  CE & Workshop Sessions
 4:30 p.m.  Evening on Your Own
 Saturday, August 5, 2017  Blue & Gold Day! (casual attire*)
 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.  Collegiate & Alumni Conferences with breakfast
 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.  Lamb TaLKS
 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Ewe Can Shop with Lunch
 1:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. (possibly later)  Business Session II (and III if needed)
 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Grand President's Reception (invitation only)
 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.  LKS Educational Trust Reception & Auction
 7 p.m to 7:30 p.m.  Group Photo (semi-formal/formal attire*)
 7:30 p.m.  Closing Gala (semi-formal/formal attire*)

* Dress Code Attire Guide

Casual. Your choice for attire includes resort wear, shorts, shirts (LKS wearables are great!), tennis shoes, sandals and flats. During the day on Saturday, be sure to wear blue and gold!
Business/Business Casual. Suits, skirts and blouses, business-style dresses, khakis and business footwear.
Semi-formal/Formal. Conservative cocktail dresses, formal/semi-formal gowns, dressy skirts and tops. For men, a suit, shirt and tie.