On November 16, 2023, Kabarak University witnessed a profound transformation as the KUSO President led the eagerly anticipated Next-Generation Leaders Summit in the university auditorium. This event united an illustrious lineup of speakers, including Kabarak University's Vice Chancellor, Prof. Henry Kiplagat, Coach Robert Burale, Senator Esther Okenyuri, and Mr. Willy Oeba, who collectively delivered insights that resonated deeply with the audience.
Addressing the gathering, Vice Chancellor Prof. Henry Kiplagat fervently highlighted the inherent value within the youth, emphasizing their potential not only as exemplary citizens of their country but also as contributors to the broader African and global community. Coach Robert Burale, a beacon of wisdom, focused his discourse on pivotal themes such as mentorship, ethics, leadership, and morality, leaving an indelible mark on the eager minds present and illuminating the path for aspiring leaders.
The summit's impact was further heightened during a dynamic question and answer session, featuring contributions from a diverse panel, including student leaders from esteemed institutions such as Mount Kenya University, Egerton University, Baraton University, and RVST. This collaborative exchange of ideas and experiences enriched the event, fostering a spirit of unity. The involvement of the Shakers Foundation, an organization dedicated to youth mentorship, underscored the summit's commitment to nurturing the next generation of leaders.
Driven by the KUSO President's fervor for mentorship, the summit left an enduring impression, inspiring attendees to embrace their roles as catalysts for positive change and transformation in their respective spheres of influence. The event not only served as a platform for intellectual exchange but also as a call to action for the emerging leaders to actively contribute to a brighter future.