Updates

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…

WLC 2017

Hey, Connecticut HOBY! This past July, we had the privilege to witness four Connecticut HOBY 2017 alumni take on the HOBY World Leadership Congress (#HOBYWLC2017): #theGOLDstandard, at Loyola University in the City by the Lake, Chicago, Illinois! But, instead of just recapping what happened that life-changing week, why not hear from the alumni themselves? We…

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…

High School Students Provide Clean Water in South Asia by Recycling

GLASTONBURY, Conn., March 23, 2015 – Student leaders from across Connecticut have formed Waste to Water, an organization that raises funds through recycling plastic water bottles to provide clean water in South Asia. This initiative comes as a result of the student leaders participating in a “nonprofit challenge” at a weekend-long Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership…

2015 Seminar Theme

We are excited to announce the Theme of the 2015 Connecticut HOBY Leadership Seminar! Bloom Where You Are Planted! We selected this theme to drive home the message that no matter where you find yourself, one must step up and be the leader one needs to be! Ellen Quintana, a 2014 HOBY Alum and a…