Husky Leadership Initiative

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  • Register Now for the Winter 2016 Leadership Firesides Series

    January 8, 2016

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    Registration is now open for the Husky Leadership Initiative's 2016 Winter Leadership Firesides series! We are very excited about our lineup so far (and we will have a few more dyanmic speakers to add in the coming weeks). Leadership Firesides offer ongoing opportunities for students to engage in meaningful dialogue with a diverse range of…

  • Register for a Leadership Course in Winter 2016!

    November 16, 2015


    The Husky Leadership Initiative is excited to be collaborating on two exciting leadership-focused classes in Winter 2016. 1) Business Administration 391/General Studies 391R : Learning Leadership Theory and Practice Schedule:  Friday, 1:30-3:20 p.m. (1:30-2:20 p.m. lecture followed by leadership lab section 2:30-3:20 p.m.) Instructor:  Dr. Christina Fong, Principal Lecturer, Foster School of Business Credits: 2 credits…

  • Apply now to be a part of the 2015-2016 Husky Leadership Certificate cohort!

    October 19, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    The Husky Leadership Initiative certificate program is looking for the next cohort of students. Are you a third, fourth or fifth year student? If so, you may want to consider this unique opportunity! By completing a Husky Leadership Certificate, you'll be able to articulate what you've learned from your UW experiences and why these experiences matter. You'll…

  • Register now for U Lead We Lead: Leadership for Social Change!

    October 2, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    Register now! Registration is live for U Lead We Lead 2015! Join us for the Husky Leadership Initiative's signature event to kick off the school year. It is a cross-campus collaboration of faculty, staff and students that uses the art of storytelling to motivate leaders of today and tomorrow. At U Lead We Lead, faculty,…

  • Begin your academic year with leadership development opportunities at Dawg Daze!

    September 24, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    Welcome back, students! This year, the Husky Leadership Initiative is proud to be supporting two leadership-centered events during the first week of Dawg Daze. We invite our campus community to be a part of these events and to begin the year with inspiration. Learn about the rest of the exciting events in store for this year's…

  • U Lead We Lead 2015 Speakers Announced

    September 15, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    The Husky Leadership Initiative is proud to present its annual kick-off event U Lead We Lead: Leadership for Social Change. On October 15, students and other members of the University community will dig into stories from local luminaries who will each share their story and perspective and call you to action. Thursday, October 15 | 6-8:00 p.m. | HUB Ballroom…

  • HLI Seeks Table Captains and Mentors!

    September 14, 2015


    We are gearing up for an exciting year ahead and are seeking UW faculty, staff, alumni and community volunteers to engage in meaningful leadership education experiences with UW students. Whether it be a one-time commitment or a more in-depth engagement (or both!), we hope you will continue to support students’ leadership journeys. Please consider volunteering…

  • Join a 2015-2016 Husky Leadership Initiative Project Committee!

    May 5, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    Students:  Interested in cultivating the leadership potential of your fellow Huskies?  Want to meet and network with other students, faculty and staff across campus? Faculty and Staff:  Interested in supporting student leadership development? Want to meet new fabulous colleagues and students all across campus? Join a 2015-2016 Husky Leadership Initiative project committee! The Husky Leadership…

  • Seeking students to co-lead “Learning Leadership Theory and Practice” course sections

    April 21, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    Apply to be a “Learning Leadership Theory and Practice” course section leader! Course section student leaders will be paired with a UW staff member to co-facilitate a small group of 20-40 undergraduate students enrolled in the new “Learning Leadership Theory and Practice” GEN ST 391/BA 490 large lecture course taught by Professor Christina Fong. This…

  • What does leadership have to do with LEGOs?

    March 27, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    Amplify your impact with the skills you will learn at this year’s Husky Spring Training Leadership Conference. At Husky Spring Training you will find a slate of fun and relevant workshops to support your growth as a leader and, in turn, allow you to make a bigger difference in an area important to you. “Team…