Throughout the entire Department of Leadership Studies there are a tremendous amount of exciting, dynamic events taking place on a regular basis. From individual offerings by specific disciplines or institutes to department wide conferences, guest speakers and special events, the department is proud to provide these exciting additional learning opportunities to both students and the public communities we serve.

Upcoming events
Past events: 2015 | 2014

January 2013

Fri-Sat11-129th Annual Nonprofit Governance Symposium
Fri-Sun18-20Leadership for Change
Thu-Sat24-26The Power of Dialogue: Constructive Conversations on Divisive Issues
Thu24Open House for Prospective Nonprofit Master's Students

February 2013

Wed13Spotlight On Education: A Speaker Series

March 2013

Wed13Dissertation Proposal Announcement by Rachel H. Rice
Fri-Sun15-17Peace Leadership Workshop
Thu21Spotlight On Education: A Speaker Series
Fri22Spotlight Breakfast: Paul Kim

April 2013

Wed17Dissertation Defense By Ronald L. Lancia
Wed17Dissertation Defense by Kathleen L. Gallagher
Thu18Dissertation Defense by Lori J. Sipe
Thu18Dissertation Defense by Pressley R. Rankin IV
Fri19Dissertation Defense by Tammy Wu Moriarty
Fri19Dissertation Defense by Michael Lovette-Colyer
Tue23Career Panel for Leadership Studies Students
Thu25Dissertation Defense by John J. Franey
Thu25Dissertation Defense by Michael A. Kelley
Thu25Dissertation Defense Announcement by Valerie T. Livesay

May 2013

Tue7Thesis Defense by Stacey L. Williams
Wed8Dissertation Proposal Defense by Patricia McCary Rhodes
Sat1110th Anniversary Celebration of Institute for Nonprofit Education and Research
Mon13'The New Psychology of Leadership': A Conversation with Alexander Haslam, PhD
Wed15Spotlight on Education Speaker Series Luncheon: Tom Vander Ark

June 2013

Fri7State of Nonprofits Annual Summit
Thu13Dissertation Proposal Defense by Cynthia D. Davalos
Fri21Dissertation Defense by Richard Bakken

July 2013

Sun-Wed7-10Women's Higher Education Leadership Summit
Fri-Sun12-14Leadership for Change: Awakening Our Evolutionary Potential
Mon-Wed15-17Teacher Job Fair
Thu-Fri18-19Letting Go To Lead: Convening and Facilitating When Stakes are High
Tue23Dissertation Proposal Defense by Nathaniel Dunigan

August 2013

Fri9ELDA Cohort XIV Welcome and Orientation
Sat24ELDA All-Forum Training

September 2013

Mon16Dissertation Defense by Lyn Taylor Peyton Roberts
Wed25Dissertation Defense by Andrea McMullen
Wed25Leadership Studies Alumni Reception and Welcome for Dr. Afsaneh Nahavandi
Fri27Executive Leadership Center (ELC) Meeting

October 2013

Wed9Spotlight on Education: A Speaker Series Featuring Larry Rosen
Thu10Succeeding in the City: Black and Latino Male Achievers and their Pathways from Urban High Schools through College
Fri18Special Film Screening: 'Blood Brother' (Room Change)
Tue22ELDA Forum #2
Tue22ELDA Forum #3
Mon28ELDA Forum #1

November 2013

Fri1Executive Leadership Center Meeting
Tue5Adventures in Service
Thu717th Annual James Bond Stockdale Symposium
Thu14Images of Greatness: A Theatrical Tribute to Leadership and the Creative Genius
Mon18ELDA Forums 1 and 3 Meeting
Wed20Special Film Screening: 'Blood Brother' (Room Change)
Thu21ELDA Forum 2 Meeting

December 2013

Tue3Nonprofit Leadership and Management Open House
Tue10Dissertation Proposal Defense by Andria Shook
Tue17Dissertation Proposal Defense by Alexander Lehman
Thu19Dissertation Proposal Defense by Melanie J. Hitchcock