Leadership Snapshot

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Every two weeks, you will receive the Leadership Snapshot in your inbox. The Leadership Snapshot highlights upcoming leadership events, including workshops, guest speakers, formal programs, and drop-in educational opportunities. Feel free to share these events with students, staff, faculty, and other members of the Worcester State community!

Featured Event

Student Leader Summit

Audience: Students

February 22-24, 2019

Cape Cod


The Student Leader Summit is a weekend experience where student leaders can learn more about their personal leadership development as it relates to the Student Leadership Challenge. Students will participate in various activities that help them relate their experiences to the Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership.


The Student Leader Summit is open to all members of student organizations, leadership programs, student employees of the OSILD, and those by special invitation. Cost is $10, $5 will be reimbursed when you board the bus.


Signups are now open! Register at the OSILD desk or online here.

Orientation Leader Applications

Applications for summer 2019 Orientation Leaders are now available!


Becoming an Orientation Leader is a great opportunity to learn more about your personal leadership style and working as a team, as well as a time to meet many new people. Spend the month of June working with the Orientation staff to welcome to class of 2023!


Past Orientation Leaders include Kate and Herman, and one of this year's Orientation Co-Directors is Maribel, all who you can read about on our Faces of Leadership blog!


Orientation Leaders are paid $1700 for the month of June and are provided housing and some meals during training and the Orientation programs.

Resident Assistant Applications

Applications for 2019-2020 RAs are now available!


The RA position is another wonderful leadership opportunity. Build your leadership skills, including teamwork, problem solving, conflict management, and creativity.


Stop by the Residence Life Office on the 1st floor of Sheehan Hall to learn more!

Spring Emerge and Engage Programs

Audience: Students


We are looking forward to welcoming 13 new students to our Spring Emerge Program and 10 returners to the Engage Program. Each year we begin the semester excited to work with so many wonderful student leaders, and expect that this semester will be no different!


You can learn more about the Emerge and Engage programs here, and read the inspiring 2018 Emerge philosophies here!

The Faces of Leadership Blog features stories of campus leaders, whether current students, faculty, staff members, or alum. Check back every two weeks to read more about members of our community.

The Office of Student Involvement & Leadership Development The Office of Student Involvement & Leadership Development

The Office of Student Involvement and Leadership Development provides a comprehensive co-curricular student experience through leadership development, involvement opportunities, and a diverse array of social, cultural, and educational programs for the entire Worcester State community. All of our programs challenge and encourage students to become empowered, inclusive, and knowledgeable future community and global leaders.