Great Leadership Opportunities Available For Students
UWM’s Student Leadership Programs will again be connecting with students through a number of leadership development opportunities happening this fall. Students can be nominated for all of the opportunities below for the 2019-20 school year.
- Ignite Leadership Institute
o Six-week leadership exploration program, 90 minutes/week. Students select their own session time.
o Application required. Limited to 60 students/semester.
o Best for: New leaders looking to grow in their understanding of leadership and find community with other leaders. Priority to undergraduate students.
- Sophomore Springboard
o Six-week, cohort-based program for second-year and transfer students
o Offered in the spring semester, with a fall application deadline.
o Best for: Second-year and new transfer students
- Lead the Change
o Six-week leadership certificate focused on social justice leadership and creating social change.
o Application required. Limited spots still available for this fall. Also offered in spring.
o Best for: Students interested in social justice and creating change
- Strengths for Students Coaching
o 90 minute small-group coaching session utilizing students’ Clifton StrengthsFinder results.
o Registration required.
o Best for: Any student interested in exploring their strengths. Great for graduate students too!
- College to Career Transitioning Your UWM Experience
o This semester long program will help graduating seniors understand and frame their college experiences in a way that is valuable to potential employers or graduate schools.
o Orientation session required. Offered only during Fall semester.
o Best for: Students graduating in December 2019 or May 2020.