Student Leadership Challenge

Events, activities and fun things about TU Leadership.

Hey TU Leaders! Get information on events happening Tuesday, Sept. 30th- Monday, Oct. 3rd

Greetings Challenge Participants:

The Emerging Leaders Seminar begins this week. The Lunch and Learn for this week is cancelled but an exciting opportunity with Blackstone Launchpad is available. Multi-platform communications personality Quincy 'Q Deezy' Harris will join us Thursday for the Exploring Leadership Speaker Series.

Below is a listing of upcoming events hosted by the Office of Leadership Development. For a complete event listing, visit the department calendar. All events are free unless otherwise noted. If you would like to unsubscribe from this listserv, please visit listserv.temple.edu to manage your email subscription.

How to Master Your Pitch

Wednesday, Oct. 1st 2014 at 12-1pm

Blackstone Launchpad Office (Located on the lower level near the Graphics Media Center)

Guest speaker Bernie Rudnick will join the Blackstone Launchpad community to discuss, "How to Master Your Pitch". Event is open to ALL Temple University students. RSVP is required. Click here to RSVP.

The Blackstone Launchpad Philadelphia supports student entrepreneurship in the Greater Philadelphia region through a partnership between Philadelphia University, Temple University and the University City Science Center.


Please refer all questions to the temple@thelaunchpad.org.


Event is not sponsored by the Office of Leadership Development. Points will not be awarded for attendance.

Exploring Leadership Speaker Series with Quincy "QDeezy" Harris

Thursday, Oct. 2nd 2014 at 11am-12:15pm

Tuttleman Room 101

The Exploring Leadership Speaker Series features area leaders who truly live out the practices of exemplary leadership and offer inspiring leadership insights to our Temple community. The Office of Leadership Development partners with Dr. Tracey Weiss’ Strategic Communication 1112 course on the once-per-month series. Local communications speakers are brought into the classroom of 125-150 students to discuss a trend, topic, or experience pertaining to communications and leadership. The presentation is approximately 45 minutes, followed by a 10-15 minute Q & A.


Quincy “QDeezy” Harris, who has served as an on-air personality, actor, producer, host, and teacher for over fifteen years, and is considered to be a resilient voice of progressive urban media. Harris currently appears as a guest host on Fox-29 Philadelphia, hosts his own afternoon radio show on Hot 107.9 and teaches at Temple University. He is a Philly native and an advocate for education.

Do you need more Leadership Diamond Points?

Here is an option for you:


As you attend Student Leadership Challenge events, bring your friends! For each NEW Student Leadership Participant you bring in, you will receive 1 Leadership Diamond point.


This is a great way to encourage leadership amongst your friends and share this experience with them!

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