Student Leadership Challenge News

Monday, November 18th through Friday, November 22nd

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From all of us here at the Office of Leadership Development, have a Happy Thanksgiving break!

STARS Workshop: Transitional Leadership

Thursday, Nov. 21st 2013 at 6-7pm

Howard Gittis Student Center Room 217D

Shifting leadership roles over to new officers can be a hectic task. The Transitional Leadership workshop will address the elements for effective leadership transition and strategies for passing down the knowledge and tools for success!

This is an event sponsored by the Office of Student Activities. Attendees that wish to receive Leadership Diamond points should make sure they sign in during the workshop. This event is worth 5 Leadership Diamond Points.

Save the Date!... Inclusive Leadership Conference

Saturday, Feb. 8th, 10am-4pm

Howard Gittis Student Center Room 200

Temple University will host the one-day conference for higher education professionals and students in the greater Philadelphia region for the Inclusive Leadership Conference. A limited number of sessions will be provided this year for professional staff in attendance. The schedule includes a large-group keynote address, followed by presentations, workshops, dialogues, and panels on varying topics of inclusive leadership and social change.
This event is worth 15 Leadership Diamond Points.

How to Check Your Leadership Diamond Points on Blackboard

· Log onto your Blackboard.

· Click on “TU Student Leadership Challenge”.

· Click on “Tools”.

· Click on “My Grades” to see the events and point total.

All participants that meet and/or exceed 50 points during the Fall and Spring semesters earn a certificate in April. You will be awarded your certificate at the Student Activities and Leadership Awards Banquet in May. Points are accumulated from the beginning other Fall semester and conclude with final events in April. Points do not carry over each year with the exception of the leadership conferences and seminars.

Students who are interested in a deeper, more committed leadership program can apply to become a Diamond Leader. The department reviews applications after final submissions are made at the end of March for students who meet all of the program requirements. Diamond Leaders are notified in mid-April of their acceptance to the program.

The Office of Leadership Development

1755 N. 13th street

Howard Gittis Student Center, Suite 219M

Philadelphia, PA 19122