IndividualTrack

Program Series

Public Speaking
February 11, 2015, 3-4 p.m., University Center, Room 430
March 11, 2015, 3-4 p.m., University Center, Room 430
Are you terrified to speak in front of a group?  In this session, you will learn the basics of public speaking and even test your skills in front of a live audience.

Who’s in Your Tribe
February 16, 2015, 3-4 p.m., University Center, Room 430
When it comes to groups, who are your people- the ones you are naturally drawn to?  Even in our diverse world, we are drawn to those like us.  In this session, we will discuss how to move yourself and others toward a more culturally competent future.

Stretch Yourself
February 16, 2015, 6-7 p.m., University Center, Room 430
March 11, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center, Room 430
Student leaders play many roles: student, president of an organization, friend, etc.  Juggling all these responsibilities can leave us anxious or stressed at times.  How do they deal with it?  This session will equip you with tools and mindfulness exercises to enhance your mental abilities and conquer unwanted stress.

Life and Leadership
February 17, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center, Room 430
Interested in finding balance?  In this session, you will learn how to balance your life and carry your leadership into all sectors of it.

Full of Life
February 17, 2015, 3-4 p.m., University Center, Room 430
As student leaders and college students, we overwhelm ourselves with school, jobs, social life, relationships, etc.  We think we are young and full of life and sometimes forget to take proper care of ourselves.  This interactive program teaches productive ways to keep our energy level – not just our workload – in life full.

Mood Kanye
February 18, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center 480/485
Kanye West has the potential, money, influence, and desirability that many people yearn for, but he also has an unpredictable attitude.  We can learn a lot from his story.  In this session, we will discuss the image that we portray to others and the importance of leadership integrity.

Professionalism: What Makes You Different?
February 20, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center, Room 430
What does it mean to be professional?  Have the standards for professionalism changed?  If you are ready to learn the importance of professionalism and how to use it to your advantage, this session is for you.

Hot Air Balloon Leadership
February 24, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center, Room 430
March 11, 2015, 4-5 p.m., University Center, Room 430
To have an effective team, it is essential that all team members are able to share a common vision and contribute to reaching a shared goal.  The trick is to use shared leadership to get the hot air balloon off the ground to its destination.

Fishbowl of Controversy
February 25, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center, Room 430
Working in group opens our eyes to different viewpoints and perspectives.  In order to be an effective leader, it is important to be open to new viewpoints and know how to facilitate a positive group discussion even when the topic is controversial or uncomfortable.  In this session, we will explore different controversial scenarios and practice looking at these scenarios from the viewpoint of all stakeholders.

Ethical Leadership
February 25, 2015, 3-4 p.m., University Center, Room 430
Have you ever been faced with a tough decision?  In this session, you will learn how to apply ethical principles to real life dilemmas, so you are prepared to make the right decisions for yourself and others.

The Way to Lead
February 27, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center, Room 430
In this interactive session, we will explore various leadership styles and help you identify the style that guides your personal and professional interactions.

Hearing without Listening
March 4, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center, Room 430
In today’s distracted society, it is easy for leaders to hear people, but not actually listen to what they are saying.  Good leaders possess the power of listening.  This interactive session will focus on bringing more attention to detail and listening to the leader role.

Discovering Your Leadership Style
March 5, 2015, 3-4 p.m., University Center, Room 430
March 9, 2015, 2-3 p.m., University Center, Room 430
When it comes to being a leader, what is your style?  In this session, we will discuss decision making, activity management styles, and personal authority.        

Jumping Your Hurdles
March 23, 2015, 6-7 p.m., University Center, Room 430
You’ll only lose if you give up!  In your leadership journey, it is inevitable that there will be setbacks.  Successful leaders learn to jump through the hurdles in their path and achieve success.  Come learn how to identify your hurdles and create a plan to sail over them.

Leaders are Innovative
March 25, 2015, 12-1 p.m., University Center, Room 430
Successful leaders are innovative and creative.  They think on their feet to solve complex problems. In this session, we will explore strategies to become more innovative in our leadership.