Passport to Leadership

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Are You Looking to Further Develop Your Leadership Skills?

Join Passport to Leadership

 

WHY GET INVOLVED

Passport to Leadership is a worthwhile experience for students both looking to get involved and current student leaders! Most workshop are approximately 60-75 minutes, Passport to Leadership is ideal for students juggling school, work, and numerous extra-curricular activities. Participants may choose to complete  the Leadership Certificate tracks. Upon completion, participant will be awarded a certificate of completion signed by the CSUDH President and theVP of Student Affairs and a CSUDH Passport to Leadership Medal!

 

VISION

The Leadership Education and Advocacy Development (LEAD) Program aims to inspire and develop dynamic students, leaders, professionals and global citizens

 

REQUIREMENTS

To earn a certificate students must complete the following requirements.

 

Core Workshops (All 4 required)

1. Introduction to Leadership

2. How to Succeed in College

3. Career Essentials

4. Understanding Diversity

 

Electives (any 5 electives)

Electives vary per semester. The first workshops are listed below and each participant will receive the list per semester.

 

Service Component

Participants are required to complete a minimum of 5 hours of applied leadership. These hours of service can be completed by volunteering at a non-profit organization on campus or off- campus, as an officer in a student organization, a peer mentor on campus, as a volunteer for a major campus event or serving as an ASI officer or LSU Board Member.  Five hours are required. Each  participant is required to submit a 2 page  reflection paper about their experience.

 

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Introduction to Leadership: (L)                               How to Succeed in College: (S)

Career Essentials: (C)                                               Diversity and Your Role: (D)

Elective: (E)

 

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

Friday, September 12 at 2pm-3pm

Financial Management: Creating a Budget in College (S)

This workshop is focused on helping you budget and manage your money, so you can save and spend wisely.

Location: LSU 130

Time: 2pm-3pm

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Wednesday September 17 at 11:30 am – 12:30 pm

A Guide to Study Abroad (E)

Always wanted to study abroad?  Learn how you can get the most out of your study abroad experience, ranging from new friends to understanding another country's culture. This workshop will cover the study abroad opportunities

Location: LSU 324 & 325

Time: 11:30am-12:30pm

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Thursday, September 18 at 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Social Media (E)

Do you like to use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram?  Learn how to utilize and manage your social media appropriately and usefully to ensure you manage your public information, your ensure security, and your brand

Location: LSU 324 & 325

Time: 1pm-2pm

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How to Succeed in College (S)

Success in college can involve both in and out of classroom experiences. Learning how to navigate it all will help you succeed.

Facilitator: EOP

Location: LSU 113

Date: Tuesday 9/23/14

Time: 1:30pm-2:30pm

 

Ace Your Interview (C)

Research shows that 50% of interview success depends on preparation. Equip yourself with winning employment interview skills and techniques in this workshop.

Facilitator: Brenda

Location: WH-D 360

Date: Monday 9/29/14

Time: 12pm-1pm

 

How to Succeed in College (S)

Success in college can involve both in and out of classroom experiences. Learning how to navigate it all will help you succeed.

Facilitator: Matt Smith

Location: LSU 326-327

Date: Tuesday 9/30/14

Time: 3pm-4pm

 

 Public Speaking (E)

Afraid to speak in public or are not sure what to say? Learn various strategies to effectively speak in front of others.

Facilitator: Guy Witherspoon

Location: LSU, Ballroom B

Date: Wednesday 10/1/14

Time: 3pm-4pm

 

Professional Communication (E)

Communicate effectively and professionally with others. Know what to say and how to say.

Facilitator: Adrienne

Location: LSU 326-327

Date: Tuesday 10/7/14

Time: 3pm-4pm

 

Diversity and Your Role (D)

We all have encountered someone from a different background as us, whether it is gender, sexuality, race, or even religion. Understanding diverse backgrounds and your own will help you to work with others successfully.

Facilitator: Kristina

Location: LSU 324-325

Date: Wednesday 10/8/14

Time: 1pm-2:30pm

 

Writing a Winning Resume (C)

Hear the latest advice on preparing a competitive resume that is ready for the job market.

Facilitator: Nicole

Location: WH-D 360

Date: Thursday 10/9/14

Time: 12pm-1pm

 

A Guide to Study Abroad (E)

Always wanted to study abroad? Learn how you can get the most out of your study abroad experience, ranging from new friends to understanding another country's culture.

Facilitator: Rachael

Location: LSU 324 & 325

Date: Tuesday 10/14/14

Time: 3pm-4pm

 Leadership Compass (E)

Discover your leadership style and other people as well. It will help you effectively and efficiently work with others.

Facilitator: Ashli Logan

Location: LSU 113

Date: Wednesday 10/15/14

Time: 2pm-3:30pm

 

Alumni Panel (E)

Come discover what alumni have been up to and how their experiences at CSUDH contributed to their careers.

Facilitator: Alumni

Location: TBD

Date: Thursday 10/16/14

Time: 5pm-7pm

 

Personal Branding (C)

Do you have a personal infomercial? Do your online profiles sell you? Learn steps for getting a job and launching your career through smart personal branding techniques, including how to dress for success. The workshop can help your prepare for Job Fair!

Facilitator: Brenda

Location: WH-D 360

Date: Monday 10/20/14

Time: 4pm-5pm

 

Intro to Leadership (L)

Leadership is essential when working with others. Find out why and how you can lead others successfully.

Facilitator: Anna Liza

Location: LSU 324 & 325

Date: Tuesday 10/21/14

Time: 3pm-4:30pm

 

Entrepreneurship (E)

Starting a business or organization? Build your business or organization with these skills and knowledge.

Facilitator: Markus

Location: LSU 326 & 327

Date: Thursday 10/23/14

Time: 11am-12:30pm

Space X (E)

Always wanted to build a rocket or meet people who work in the space transport field? Meet people from the field to learn what they do and how they got there.

Location: Off Campus

Date: 10/24/14

 

The Do’s and Don’ts of Academic Communication (E)

Does talking to your professor intimidate you or aren't sure how to approach them? Learn the appropriate and effective way of communicating with them and others.

Facilitator: Rose & Jessica

Location: LSU 113

Date: Wednesday 10/29/14

Time: 1:30pm-2:30pm

 

Getting the Internship You Want (C)

This workshop will cover what an internship is, how to find one, tips on preparing, and getting the most out of your internship once hired.

Facilitator: Nicole

Location: WH-D 360

Date: Tuesday 11/4/14

Time: 11:30am-12:30pm

 

Intro to Leadership (L)

Leadership is essential when working with others. Find out why and how you can lead others successfully.

Facilitator: Anna Liza

Location: LSU 326 & 327

Date: Wednesday 11/5/14

Time: 11:30am-12:30pm

  

Resume Review (E)

Your resume is always changing depending on what the employer is search for. Review your resume with us for any questions or changes you need.

Facilitator: Jade

Location: LSU 113

Date: Thursday 11/6/14

Time: 11am-3pm

 

Writing a Winning Resume (C)

Hear the latest advice on preparing a competitive resume that is ready for the job market.

Facilitator: Stefanie

Location: WH-D 360

Date: Monday 11/10/14

Time: 1pm-2pm

 

Ace Your Interview (C)

Research shows that 50% of interview success depends on preparation. Equip yourself with winning employment interview skills and techniques in this workshop.

Facilitator: Nicole

Location: WH-D 360

Date: Wednesday 11/12/14

Time: 3pm-4pm

 

Dinner Etiquette (E)

Which fork do I use to eat my salad? Impress others with your knowledge of dinner etiquette.

Facilitator: ASI

Location: LSU

Date: Thursday 11/13/14

Time: 11:30am-1pm

 

Get LinkedIn (C)

Networking is the #1 job search strategy in a lean job market. Learn how to use the popular social media site, LinkedIn, to network and find jobs.

Facilitator: Brenda

Location: WH-D 360

Date: Monday 11/17/14

Time: 3pm-4pm

 

Diversity and Your Role (D)

We all have encountered someone from a different background as us, whether it is gender, sexuality, race, or even religion. Understanding diverse backgrounds and your own will help you to work with others successfully.

Facilitator: Kristina

Location: LSU 113

Date: Wednesday 11/19/14

Time: 3pm-4pm

 

Conflict Management (E)

Conflict can happen when you interact with others. Come learn techniques and strategies to manage conflict that are applicable to everyday situations.

Facilitator: Michellena

Location: LSU 113

Date: Thursday 11/20/14

Time: 11am-3pm