Registration Now Open!

18932684686_da2e9aaace_zThe 2016 HOBY New York West Seminar will be held at the University of Rochester from Friday, June 3, through Sunday, June 5. Registration is now open! To begin, click here.




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Life After HOBY

Now that the HOBY is over, it’s time to put what you’ve learned into practice.

You are now part of the HOBY family of more than 375,000 alumni who lead in their schools, serve in their communities and go on to realize success in a number of areas. We are here to help you along that road with resources, ideas and support. Being a part of the HOBY family is special.

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Your contribution will help ensure the success of this and future years' seminars. Truly, every amount makes a difference. Please consider making a donation today.


Anthony’s Story

HOBY is a way of living. Before I attended my first conference, I was shy and had a lot of anxiety about talking to other people – especially in front of large groups. Enter HOBY: a conference that makes you leave your cliché high school perspectives behind in order to build leadership skills. At HOBY, […]

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Amanda’s Story

HOBY…four simple letters that have so much meaning and yet are so hard to explain.

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Amber’s Story

As cliché as it sounds, HOBY truly changed my life. I came to HOBY years ago as a terribly shy 15 year old.

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