Calendar of Events

Introduction to Leadership at BGSU

Date & Time: Thursday, September 3rd, 5:30pm-6:30pm
Location: BTSU 315

Date & Time: Wednesday, September 9th, 5:30pm-6:30pm
Location: BTSU 315

Date & Time: Monday, September 28th, 12:00pm-1:00pm
Location: BTSU 315

LCP Requirement Status: Fulfills required LCP Introduction experience

Here at Bowling Green, we are striving to prepare students for leadership in a global society. In addition, employers are looking for demonstrated leadership and team development experiences. This workshop will provide an overview and introduction of leadership development opportunities at Bowling Green. In addition, the Center for Leadership offers the BGSU Leadership Certificate Program (LCP), a guide for BGSU students to advance and demonstrate their leadership and team experiences. This workshop will introduce participates to the benefits of the LCP and the program requirements.

Register for the Leadership Workshop Series here!

Inclusive Leadership Certificate

The Inclusive Leadership Certificate (ILC), offered by the Center for Leadership and Office of Multicultural Affairs, is a program that helps to develop the attitudes, knowledge, and skills for inclusive leadership in an increasingly diverse world. Compromised of six sessions, the ILC offers students an opportunity to engage in interactive workshops to develop skills to be a more inclusive leader. Students who attend all six sessions earn the BGSU Inclusive Leadership Certificate, however; students have the opportunity to participate in any or all of the individual sessions based on their own interest in the topics.

Session 1: Who Am I?

Date: Tuesday, September 15th, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Location: BTSU 314

Session 2: Me & You-Different Perspectives
Date: Tuesday, September 22nd, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Location: BTSU 314

Session 3: Intercultural Communication
Date: Tuesday, September 29th, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Location: BTSU 314

Session 4: Social Norms & Micro Aggressions
Date: Tuesday, October 6th, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Location: BTSU 314

Session 5: Power & Privilege
Date: Tuesday, October 20th, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Location: BTSU 314

Session 6: Social Justice
Date: Tuesday, October 27th, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Location: BTSU 314

Register for the Inclusive Leadership Certificate here!


Date & Time: Wednesday, October 7th, 6:00pm-7:30pm
BTSU 318

Learn about your own strengths and values and how to apply those to create a personal mission statement.

Register for What's Your Tomorrow here!

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 – Shaping your World View

Date: Wednesday, October 14th, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: BTSU 318

Session 2:  Self-Awareness as a Global Leader – Thinking Globally
Date: Wednesday, October 21st, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: BTSU 318

Session 3: Diversity & Differences
Date: Wednesday, October 28th, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: BTSU 316

Session 4: Cross-Cultural Communications
Date: Wednesday, November 4th, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: BTSU 318

Session 5: Reflections on Politics and Current Global Issues - Civic Engagement
Date: Wednesday, November 18th, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: BTSU 318

Session 6: Actions - Locally and Globally
Date: Wednesday, December 2nd, 6:30pm-8:00pm
Location: BTSU 315

Register for the Global Leadership Certificate here!

iSTAND Advocacy Training

Date & Time: Thursday, October 15th, 5:30pm-6:45pm
BTSU 316

In our society we are surrounded with language and behavior that has developed through a history of stereotypes and prejudices. The iSTAND Advocacy Training program was created by the Office of Multicultural Affairsand the Center for Leadership to help teach participants practical skills for addressing micro aggressions in our society and to stand up and advocate for others. See below for iSTAND Advocacy Training dates and times for the fall semester.

Register for the iSTAND Advocacy Training here!


Date & Time: Thursday, October 29th, 5:30pm-7:00pm

Location: BTSU 318

Congruency, staying true to yourself, and understanding your values play a pivotal role in leadership, and we will explore these concepts so you can develop your leadership competency at BGSU and beyond. 


Leadership Academy

Date & Time: Saturday, November 7th, 9:30am-5:00pm
Location: Olscamp 101

Registration Deadline: October 23rd

Leadership Academy is the premier, annual leadership conference at Bowling Green State University. This one-day event that 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.

The conference begins with an opening session to introduce the day and provide a common foundation. Students then move to their assigned small group and take part in sessions designed to facilitate growth and success. In this intimate setting students learn from leadership experts and each other through personal knowledge and experience. Lunch is also provided.

Prizes will be given out to participants throughout the day.  Large prizes will be raffled at the closing session for participants who complete the entire day.

Register for "Leadership Academy 2015" here!


Date & Time: Wednesday, November 18th, 5:30pm-7:00pm

Location: BTSU 315

Whether you are leading a student group or working on a group project, making sure all voices are heard is a key component in group development. This session will explore the topic of consensus building and including a variety of opinions is crucial to being a student leader on campus.

REGISTER FOR Including All Voices HERE!