Calendar of Events
Leadership Academy is the premier, annual leadership conference at Bowling Green State University. This one-day event takes place in November 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.
Starting Your Leadership Journey
Our Student Leadership Assistants will engage participants in dialogue about the opportunities that are available to them at BGSU that will help them develop as a leader. It is important to identify what you want your journey at BGSU to look and feel like, and the Center for Leadership can help you plan your own personalized path. This unique path will help you stand out in your future endeavors and effectively lead others.
|Starting Your Leadership Journey||Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018||6:00pm-7:00pm||BTSU 208
|Starting Your Leadership Journey||Date: Tuesday, September 18, 2018||12:00pm-1:00pm||BTSU 208
|Starting Your Leadership Journey
||Date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018||5:00pm-6:00pm||BTSU 208
The Ethical Leadership Certificate (ELC), facilitated by the Center for Leadership’s Student Leadership Assistants, is a program that helps you develop integrity and purpose as a leader. ELC sessions help participants gain insight into their personal development. This certificate can help you develop self-awareness as an ethical and intentional leader. The sessions incorporate our integrity and purpose competency into your leadership toolkit.
|Session 1: Leadership and Values||Date: Thursday, September 20, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Business Administration 104
|Session 2: Leading Authentically||Date: Thursday, September 27, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Business Administration 104|
|Session 3: Relational Leadership
||Date: Thursday, October 4, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Business Administration 104|
|Session 4: Ethical Dilemmas
||Date: Thursday, October 11, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Business Administration 104|
|Session 5: Purposeful Community Engagement
||Date: Thursday, October 18, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Business Administration 104|
|Session 6: Leading With Your "Why"
||Date: Thursday, October 25, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Business Administration 104|
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, October 16, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Education 303|
|Session 2: “Me & You—Different Perspectives”||Date: Tuesday, October 23, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Education 303|
|Session 3: “Intercultural Communication”||Date: Tuesday, October 30, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Education 303|
|Session 4: “Social Norms & Micro Aggressions”||Date: Tuesday, November 6, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Education 303|
|Session 5: “Power and Privilege”
||Date: Tuesday, November 13, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Education 303|
|Session 6: “Social Justice”||Date: Tuesday, November 27, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Education 303|
|Session 7: “Final Reflections”||Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2018||6:00pm-7:30pm||Education 303|
These conversational sessions are meant to give participants who are interested in applying for the 2019-2020 Student Leadership Assistant (SLA) team an opportunity to speak with current SLAs. Participants will learn about the application process, as well as the role and responsibiliities of the SLAs in helping the Center for Leadership achieve its mission.
|Apply to be an SLA||Date: Thursday, November 15, 2018||7:00pm - 8:00pm||Business Administration 106
|Apply to be an SLA
||Date: Thursday, November 29, 2018||6:00pm - 7:00pm||Business Administration 104
|Apply to be an SLA||Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2018||7:00pm - 8:00pm||Business Administration 106
Exploring Your Leadership
These sessions engage participants in interactive activities and dialogue that allows them to improve their skills, gain crucial knowledge, identify areas of improvement, and understand themselves better in order to be a more effective leader.
|Being in Communities||Date: Monday, September 10, 2018||3:30pm-4:20pm||Business Administration 1001
|Emotional Intelligence||Date: Wednesday, September 19, 2018||3:30pm-4:20pm||BTSU 227|
|Conflict and Communication||Date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018||3:30pm-4:20pm||BTSU 227|
|The Importance of Ethics||Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018||3:30pm-4:20pm||BTSU 201A|
|Navigating Group Dynamics||Date: Wednesday, October 24, 2018||3:30pm-4:20pm||BTSU 227|
|Wellness||Date: Friday, November 16, 2018||3:30pm-4:20pm||BTSU 316|