Troy Stende has been helping colleges and universities create connections and strengthen campus community since 1998. Troy presents unique and dynamic campus programs that include student icebreakers and orientation keynotes; customized programs and retreats for student leaders; and programs for staff, faculty and student advisors. He is dedicated to developing campus leaders and increasing student retention.
Break Through Experience – Break a board, break a barrier, change your life. Everyone actually breaks a board with their hand or foot as a metaphor for breaking through a barrier in their life that is holding them back from taking it to the next level. It’s an incredible program both for the individual and for the group as a whole.
Orientation Programs – Troy offers Compelling Programs & Strategies for Retaining & Engaging Today’s College Student. Troy’s goal is to help you increase your retention rate so students will stay and graduate. His orientation programs include Large Group Icebreakers, Orientation Leader Training and Welcome Week Keynotes.
Large Group Icebreakers – Students stay on campus when they make friends. Troy’s ice breakers help make that possible in a fun and energized atmosphere. He doesn’t present from a script which enables him to read the audience and take the program where students are ready to go
Orientation Leader Training – Help get your Orientation Leaders prepared for the new students. Troy can help your Orientation Leaders to have better facilitation skills and be more connected as a group.
“Life Unlimited” Student Keynote – If you are looking for something more than a lecture- if you’re looking for a high energy, audience-involvement keynote presentation with smart content that will leave the participants leaping to their feet in wild applause, then you are looking for Life Unlimited!
“Be The Change” Student Keynote – Troy shows students how to use their words to be a more influential, impactful and conscious leader. This powerful program provides a tool designed to create a greater sense of involvement, connection and community.