Calendar of Events

Starting Your Leadership Journey

Interested in developing your leadership skills? The Center for Leadership is a great resource for you! We offer a variety of sessions and programs focused on integrity, inclusion, group development, purpose, and global citizenship. We can also connect you with leadership opportunities across campus.

Starting your leadership journey is a great session to learn how to get involved and how to create your own leadership action plan. 

Thursday Sept 1st 7:30 – 8:30pm BTSU 314
Tuesday Sept 6th 6:00 – 7:00pm BTSU 315

Leadership Academy

Leadership Academy is the premier, annual leadership conference at Bowling Green State University. This one-day event takes place in October and engages students in educational sessions targeted toward their leadership development. Participants have the opportunity to explore personal and leadership values, network with other campus leaders, and develop the skills necessary for success.

October 13th Registration Deadline  
October 29th 10:00am - 5:00pm 101 Olscamp

Global Leadership Certificate

The Global Leadership Certificate (GLC), offered by the Center for Leadership, is a program that will help you develop tools and skills that will help you lead and communicate effectively on a global scale with people from a variety of cultures and experiences. As our society becomes increasingly globalized the importance of globalized leadership becomes more relevant. The GLC workshops incorporates our global citizenship competency into your leadership toolkit.

Session 1: "Interactions and Experiences" Date: Thursday, Sep 15, 2016 6:30PM - 8:00PM BTSU 315
Session 2: "Self-Awareness as a Global Leader" Date: Thursday, Sep 22, 2016 6:30PM - 8:00PM BTSU 315
Session 3: "Diversity & Differences" Date: Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 6:30PM - 8:00PM BTSU 208
Session 4: "Cross-Cultural Communications" Date: Thursday, Oct 6, 2016 6:30PM - 8:00PM BTSU 315
Session 5: "Reflections on Current Global Issues" Date: Thursday, Oct 13, 2016 6:30PM - 8:00PM BTSU 315
Session 6: "Actions – Locally and Globally" Date: Thursday, Oct 20, 2016 6:30PM - 8:00PM BTSU 315
Session 7: "Final Reflections" Date: Thursday, Oct 27, 2016 6:30PM - 8:00PM BTSU 315
Understanding Yourself and Emotional Intelligence Wednesday, September 21, 2016 3:30pm - 4:30pm BTSU 316
Understanding Others Monday, October 3, 2016 3:30pm - 4:20pm BTSU 314
Being in Communities Monday, October 24, 2016 3:30pm - 4:20pm  BTSU 201
Understanding Change Monday, November 14, 3:30pm - 4:20pm  BTSU 207


The Inclusive Leadership Certificate (ILC), offered by the Center for Leadership and the Office of Multicultural Affairs, is a foundational program that will help you develop the attitudes, knowledge, and skills for inclusive leadership in an increasingly diverse world. Employers are looking for leaders who value & develop inclusive leadership skills. This is a perfect way to incorporate that competency into your leadership toolkit, meet people who share your interests, and contribute to making BGSU a more inclusive community. These sessions are foundational and aimed at providing introductory context to the multiple aspects of being an inclusive leader. All voices, experiences, and perspectives are appreciated and welcome in our conversations.

Session 1: “Who Am I?” Date: Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 6:00pm-7:30pm BA 106
Session 2: “Me & You—Different Perspectives” Date: Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 6:00pm-7:30pm BA 106
Session 3: “Intercultural Communication” Date: Tuesday, Nov 1, 2016 6:00pm-7:30pm BA 106
Session 4: “Social Norms & Micro Aggressions” Date: Tuesday, Nov 8, 2016 6:00pm-7:30pm BA 106
Session 5: “Power and Privilege”
Date: Tuesday, Nov 15, 2016 6:00pm-7:30pm BA 106
Session 6: “Social Justice” Date: Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 6:00pm-7:30pm BA 106
Session 7: “Final Reflections” Date: Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 6:00pm-7:30pm BA 106
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