Seminar

We’ll Be Back: The Ambassadors Returning Home

While the ambassadors might have traveled from all across Connecticut to attend the seminar this weekend, we strive to make sure that no one forgets where they come from. At HOBY CT they had the opportunity to learn about themselves, and how to lead as an individual and as a group within society. With this…

Seminar is here!!

Hey HOBY! Seminar is here! The 2018 Volunteer Team is all ready for ambassador arrival and for another outstanding year of HOBY! Everyone here is looking forward to an amazing, life changing seminar this weekend! The theme for this year is “History Has Its Eyes On You,” which is a song from Hamilton: an American…

Everything You Need to Know about Fundraising

Written By: Dylan Rispoli WHY FUNDRAISE? As an Alumni Association, we operate throughout the year without any expenses. 100% of the money we fundraise goes directly toward the CT HOBY Leadership Seminar. This annual program is designed to prepare Connecticut’s high school sophomores to become effective, ethical leaders. All aspects of the CT HOBY Leadership…

CT HOBY 2017

Greetings from the 2017 CT HOBY Leadership Seminar happening here at the University of Bridgeport! So far, this weekend has been outstanding! It is hard to believe that the weekend is almost over. With the ambassadors in the midst of a life-altering experience, they are showing themselves to be the truly amazing young people that…

Last minute seminar information!

Where will the seminar be held? The seminar will take place at University of Bridgeport, Barnum Hall; 150 Marina Park Circle, Bridgeport, CT 06604When will the seminar be held? Seminar participants may register any time after 7:00 a.m. but before 8:30 a.m. on June 3rd, 2016. The seminar will begin with Ambassador Orientation on Friday,…

2016 HOBY Seminar Theme

2016 Theme: All for One and One for All The Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership conference is known for its focus on personal, group, and societal leadership. These elements ultimately culminate in a push toward our Leadership 4 Service (L4S) objective. This year, we look forward to showcasing these principles to our 2016 ambassadors with an…

2015 Seminar Off to an Outstanding Start!

The 2015 seminar is off to an OUTSTANDING start! Shortly after arriving, ambassadors were thrown into bootcamp to learn some HOBY cheers they’d use throughout the weekend. Ambassadors were separated into various groups named around the theme “Bloom Where You Are Planted,” and were introduced to their facilitators and other group members. Dancing is a…