WorkshopsPage address: http://www.mnsu.edu/activities/leadership/workshops.html
Join us Tuesdays at 5!
Leadership U Program. This program consists of several events designed by students, to develop your leadership skills and help you discover your own philosophy of leadership. These events will be conducted like a fun-based workshop that teaches through enjoyable and social activities. All sessions will be on Tuesdays at 5 PM in CSU 245 unless otherwise noted.
January 16 Inclusion - Creating a Culture of Inclusion
People like to feel included and the best leaders know how to foster an environment of inclusion, so they can lead both with and for people. Workshop participants will learn skills and strategies for creating a culture of belonging.
January 23 Social Justice - Responsible Decision Making
Leadership exists within a larger social system that often involes an inequitable distribution of social power. Workshop participants will learn tips for working toward a more equitable distribution of social power.
January 30 Verbal Communication - Effectively Giving a Message
Leaders use a variety of channels for communication in order to inform, inspire, influence and people. Workshop participants will gain skills for negotiating in a nonwritten format.
February 6 Nonverbal Communication - Conveying Messages without Words
Effective communication goes beyond words. A leaders body language, gestures, and other cues also convey meaning. Workshop participants will gain suggestions for how best to ensure their nonverbal cues are conveying the intended meaning.
February 13 Listening - Receiving a Message Effectively
Compelling communication is more than just communicating a message to another person; it also involves receiving messages through listening. Workshop participants will learn tactics for listening that will allow them to better understand incoming messages.
February 20 Initiative - Making Things Happen
February 27 Functioning Independently - Performing without Guidance from others
March 6 OFF SPRING BREAK
March 13 Follow-Through - Building Your Credibiility
March 20 Responsibility for Personal Behavior - Owning Your Actions
March 27 Yearly Wrap-up
April 3 End of Year Social
August 29 - Informational Gathering
September 5 - Self-Understanding
September 12 - Personal Values
September 19 - Productive Relationships
September 26 - Appropriate Interaction
October 3 - Organizational Behavior
October 10 - Power Dynamics
October 17 - OFF - Career Expo Day
October 24 - OFF - U-LEAD Conference
October 31 - OFF - Halloween
November 7 - Systems Thinking
November 14 - Reflection and Application
November 21 - Diversity
November 28 - Others' Circumstances
As a reminder: all students are welcome to join! No fee and commitment free!