Five Nevada students took part in a day-long leadership development conference on Friday, Feb. 21. Pictured are (from left) Alexis Houseman (junior), Ashley Murphy (sophomore), Bennett Thompson (sophomore), Dana Ackerman (junior) and Caroline Wagner (sophomore), who had the opportunity to hear from opening and closing keynote speakers in business, participate in a variety of leadership breakout sessions, hear from successful college students and network with other high school leaders. The event was held at Simpson College. The students were accompanied to the conference by High School Principal Justin Gross. (Photo by Marlys Barker)