Coffee Talks

Coffee Talks

Looking for a break between classes? Coffee Talks are offered every Wednesday at 10 a.m. in the University Center, Suite 429. Each week, we will be discussing topics related to leadership while enjoying some fresh coffee and biscotti. (If coffee is not your thing, we have tea, hot cocoa, bottled water and Coke!) Join us five times and earn your very own Leadership Development travel mug.

February & March 2014 Talks

February 19 – Passion vs. LOVE of Money
Calling all dreamers, entrepreneurs, first generation college students, legacy students, and even the students who happen to be on campus cause you have an exam today! We will be having an intense discussion on why you are in college. Have you chosen a major or career based on your passion or are you heavily driven by financial security? Either way come and join the discussion about passion versus money!

February 26 – Hate Cannot Drive Out Hate
Who said these famous words?
“Faith is taking the first step even when you don’t see the whole staircase.”
“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”
“Each person must live their life as a model for others.”
Come in for a discussion about the life and legacy of many African Americans who changed the course of history in America. We will be ending Black History Month by highlighting some of the greatest African American Leaders and their legacies.

March 5 – 10 Mistakes Leaders Make
Everything is going perfectly in your organization and you’re feeling like your leadership life if finally on track, right? We want to help you keep it that way! Come in for a discussion on the mistakes most often made by leaders and advice on avoiding them.

March 12 – Twenty-Somethings
Jay-Z once said that, “30 is the new 20.” Well that may be what you have to tell yourself when you are 30, but that’s not a reason to let your 20’s pass you by. Contrary to popular belief, the 20’s are not a throwaway decade. Come in for a discussion on why claiming your 20’s is one of the simplest, yet most transformative things you can do for work, love, happiness, and even to change the world!