A. Before the conference
What do you hope to learn at the YA?
What aspect of the YA are you most excited for?
What is one S.M.A.R.T.* goal you want to complete while at the YA?
B. During the conference
What session(s) did you attend?
What was the most interesting session today?
What is one unanswered question that you have from today’s session?
What is one thing you can do to solve a problem discussed today?
How did you feel about the session and what did you take away?
What do you hope to accomplish after the YA?
C. After the conference
Write a message to your future self
What is your call to action?
Reflecting back to when you applied for the YA, did you achieve/learn what you expected to? How so, and if not, why?
How have you grown as a global change-maker? What areas do you still see a need for improvement or growth?
What is one S.M.A.R.T.* goal you want to complete once you get home in order to continue spreading the knowledge you have learned at the YA?
*S.M.A.R.T. = Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic, Time-bound