Husky Leadership Initiative

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  • 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…

  • Register for Husky Spring Training Leadership Conference

    February 26, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    Whether you think of yourself as a “leader” or not, we invite you to participate in the the Husky Spring Training Leadership Conference on April 10, 2015, and meet and mingle with other Huskies who are interested in developing their leadership capacity. Take advantage of a wide variety of workshops presented by leadership practitioners from…

  • Call for Programs open for Husky Spring Training Leadership Conference

    February 18, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

    Freshman orientation leaders welcome new students

    We invite staff, faculty, students and alumni to submit program proposals for the Husky Spring Training Leadership Conference. This annual event brings together UW students interested in developing their skills and engaging in conversation centered around leadership. Based on our belief that one’s capacity to lead grows out of experience, practice and reflection, this conference…

  • 25 student scholarships available to attend Citizen University 2015

    February 9, 2015

    Husky Leadership Initiative

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    Apply for an exciting opportunity to attend the 2015 Citizen University taking place in Seattle on March 20 & 21, 2015! Citizen University's annual national conference is a creative and vibrant gathering on the art of powerful citizenship. Hundreds of changemakers, activists and catalysts from across the United States show up to learn about power,…