Passport to Leadership
Passport To Leadership - CSUDH

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:

 Course Workshops (All 4 required)

  1. Introduction to Leadership (L)
  2. How to Succeed in College (S)
  3. Career Essentials (C)
  4. Understanding Diversity (D)

 Electives (any 5 electives)

Electives (E) 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.

Introduction to Leadership: (L)  How to Succeed in College: (S)  Career Essentials: (C)
Diversity and Your Role: (D)  Elective: (E)

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

Introduction to Leadership (L)

Leadership is essential when working with others. Find out why and how you can lead others successfully. Location: LSU 113 Date: Tuesday 2/10/2015 Time: 1:00pm-2:00pm

Careers in Entrepreneurship (C)

Learn what qualities it takes to be an entrepreneur, how to pitch your idea, and how to create a business plan. Location: WH-D 360 Date: Thursday 2/12/2015 Time 4:00pm-5:00pm

Writing a Winning Resume(C)

Hear the latest advice on preparing a competitive resume that is ready for the job market. Location: WH-D360 Date: Wednesday 2/18/2015 Time: 11:00am-12:00pm

Games to Inspire Connections, Creativity, and Team Agreement (E)

Learn about creative ways to connect with groups to accomplish your goals successfully Location: LSU 324 & 325 Date: Thursday 2/19/2015 Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm

Men's Retreat(D) + 4(E)

Come get away with overnight retreat with other male students, staff, and faculty where you can share and discuss your identities as men. Location: Off Campus Depart: Friday 2/20/2015 Return: Sunday 2/22/2015

Safe Space Ally Training (D) + 2(E)

Learn how to be an ally to the LGBT community. Location: LSU 324 & 325 Date: Friday 2/20/2015 Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm

Sexual Assault 101 (D) or (E)

Understand how to identify and support others in situations of sexual assault. Location: LSU 113 Date: Thursday 2/26/2015 Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

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. Location: WH–D360 Date: Thursday 2/26/2015 Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

Public Speaking (S) or (E)

Afraid to speak in public or are not sure what to say? Learn various strategies to effectively speak in front of others. Location: LSU 326 & 327 Date: Wednesday 3/4/15 Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm

Introduction to Leadership (L)

Leadership is essential when working with others. Find out why and how you can lead others successfully. Location: LSU 324 & 325 Date: Thursday 3/5/2015 Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm

7 Habits of Highly Successful People (S) or (E)

Find out if you have these 7 habits or how to develop them. Learn how to use them successfully in your everyday lives. Location: LSU 113 Date: Tuesday 3/11/15 Time: 11:30am-12:30pm

Networking for Introverts (S) or (E)

Is networking draining for you as an introvert? Learn how to successfully network as one, or how to interact with fellow introverts. Location: LSU 113 Date: Thursday 3/12/15 Time: 11:30am-12:30pm

Women’s Conference (D) + 3(E)

Network with other women have discussions on women’s issues in the 21st century. Location: TBD Date: Friday 3/13/2015 Time: TBD

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. Location: WH-D360 Date: Thursday 3/18/2015 Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

Safe Space Ally Training (D) + 2(E)

Learn how to be an ally to the LGBT community. Location: LSU 324 & 325 Date: Friday 3/20/2015 Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm

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. Location: WH-D360 Date: Wednesday 3/25/2015 Time: 11am-12pm

Public Speaking (S) or (E)

Afraid to speak in public or are not sure what to say? Learn various strategies to effectively speak in front of others. Location: LSU 130 Date: Wednesday 3/25/15 Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm

Introduction to Leadership (L)

Leadership is essential when working with others. Find out why and how you can lead others successfully. Location: LSU 324 & 325 Date: Wednesday 4/8/2015 Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

Diversity and Your Role (C)

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. Location: LSU 324-325 Date: Thursday 4/9/2015 Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

The Art of Negotiation (C)

Come and discuss the art of negotiation and the skills and techniques required to be persuasive in a positive manner. Location: LSU 113 Date: Wednesday 4/15/2015 Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm