On Oct. 8, Regina Dominican hosted its annual Junior High Leadership Conference. Regina Dominican sponsors this event in collaboration with Notre Dame College Prep. Over 100 students from 14 different grade schools were in attendance including East Lake Academy, OLPH, Queen of Angels, Sacred Heart School Winnetka, St. Catherine Laboure, St. Clement, Saints Faith, Hope and Charity, St. John Brebeuf, St. Joan of Arc, St. Joseph, St. Juliana, St. Matthias and St. Norbert.
The day began with leadership based small group exercises run by the Regina Dominican and Notre Dame student council officers.
The event concluded with keynote speaker, Dina Bair from WGN-TV. Dina Bair is an Emmy award-winning journalist who is currently the anchor for WGN Midday News.
Bair’s speech centered on the importance of making good choices. She highlighted how the choices an individual makes reflect their values and will drive them to success. Bair reflected on her own choices and how they have shaped her career.