Annual Events


Retreat - Each fall, Sidney A. Ribeau President's Leadership Academy scholars leave the BGSU campus to engage in cross-cohort team building and leadership learning at a weekend retreat planned and presented by the fourth year scholars.

Parent and Family Weekend -Each fall, PLA holds a reception to welcome families to the Bowling Green community and to provide updates about the PLA program.

PLA Banquet and Colloquium - Each spring, PLA holds a formal dinner to recognize the accomplishments of its scholars. During the banquet, the fourth year scholars conduct a formal presentation on various leadership topics and their PLA experience. Fourth year members and recipients of the PLA awards, listed on the Honors and Accomplishments page, are recognized at this time.