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We are OPEN & here to support you all as we all navigate COVID-19 and social distancing. 
Your health and well-being is a priority, therefore, we will be working remote. We are just a phone call (785-864-4861) and email (silcfront@ku.edu) away from addressing your needs & answering any questions. 

The mission of KU LEAD is to engage all students in developing their own personal philosophy of leadership, which includes understanding themselves, their peers, their community and ultimately the world around them. At its core, KU LEAD programs challenges students to explore leadership through the lens of their own character, passions, relationships, knowledge, intuition, biases, and every day experiences. Whether your commitment is a semester long program or a onetime session, KU LEAD aims to promote continued development of student leadership through innovative, experiential, and reflective leadership experiences. 

Upcoming Leadership Programming 

Stay tuned for greatness coming Fall 2020!


Leadership Over Lunch

Leadership Over Lunch (LOL) is a monthly mini-workshop series designed to explore how the concept of leadership intersects with subjects relevant to culture, community, identity, and social change. During this experience, attendees will be able to unpack various aspects of leadership as it pertains to relevant topics and lived experiences. Each session is held over the lunch hour (12:00pm – 12:45pm) three times a semester. All KU students, staff, and faculty are welcome to join for lunch and leadership talk. Light lunch items will be provided and served on a first come first served bases. Space and food are limited. Early arrival is recommended. Now Leadership Over Lunch is included in Toolbox Series. 

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend the University of Kansas sponsored events. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in these events, please contact the Student Involvement & Leadership Center at silcfront@ku.edu.

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