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HuskyLead Leadership Series, Spring 2015


HuskyLEAD Sessions

Student Activities is pleased to announce the Spring 2015 HuskyLEAD program.  HuskyLEAD is a series of hour-long workshops held on Tuesday evenings that help students develop their leadership skills.  The sessions are geared toward student organization leaders, however, all students are welcomed and encouraged to attend.
All HuskyLEAD sessions will be held in MUB Ballroom B2 & B3 except the January 27 session which will be held in Fisher 135.
The Career Services Advantage:  Be a student organization liaison!
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants will learn how student and Greek organizations can provide their members with direct communication to employment and career development information and opportunities from Career Services.
Presenters:  Steve Patchin, director of Career Services, and Julie Way, assistant director of Career Services.
Financing and Budgeting for Your Organization
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Fisher 135, 6:00 PM
(Required for all registered student organizations intending to request funding from the Undergraduate Student Government).
Participants attending this session will learn about the opportunities available for student organizations to receive funding and will focus on collaboration and goal-setting to further their organization goals.
Presenter:  Steven Steinhoff, treasurer, Undergraduate Student Government
Presentations that Work
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Did you know that there is a “communication ceiling” in the corporate world? Your ability to speak and write well can make or break your career. Make sure you know how to give presentations that work.
Presenter:  Patti Sotirin, Professor of Communications, Humanities
Unplug and Recharge!  Learn Self-care Techniques and Achieve Balance.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants attending this session will learn valuable self-care techniques that can be used while at Michigan Tech and in the years that follow in order to achieve balance.  Part of strong leadership is learning about yourself – strengths, weaknesses and personal values.  Advance individually and as an organization by using self-knowledge.
Presenter:  Whitney Boroski, health and wellness coordinator, Student Activities
The Green Perspective:  Learning Energy-saving Habits
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants will learn energy-saving habits to save money at home and in the workplace.
Presenters:  Green Campus Enterprise Team
Lean Leadership:  Achieving Leadership Excellence Using Lean Principle
Tuesday, March 17, 2015
MUB B2 & B3, 6:00 PM
Participants will learn how leaders can use Lean knowledge, processes, and tools to more effectively lead others.  Lean leaders commit to self-development, coach and develop others, build capability for continuous improvement, and create vision and align goals.
If you have any questions or comments on HuskyLEAD, please feel free to contact Maryann Wilcox at

 Wellness Events For January 2015

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