For OUR students

LLE Workshop #1: The Leadership Challenge
Facilitator: Jodie Frey, Director for Leadership Education
The purpose of this session is to expose participants to the five effective leadership practices, which are central pillar of our leadership education model, and to teach the application of each so that participants are more capable of  leading change. Participants will take the leadership practices inventory and review the results in comparison to national norms.

Thursday, 9/28  from 6-7:30 pm
Saturday, 9/30 from 10 am-1 pm

LLE Workshop #2:  Identifying  Your Talents with StrengthsQuest
Facilitator: Christina Jordan, Assistant Director of Community Service, Lehigh University
Learn all thirty four strengths, take the assessment and discuss the results in order to understand the distinctiveness of each and how they can be used in leadership and beyond. Participants will also create a talent map to capitalize on the strengths of various groups.

Thursday, 10/12 from 6-7:30 pm
Saturday, 10/14 from 10 am-1 pm

LLE Workshop #3: Situational Leadership II®
Facilitator: Gordon Loeb, Loeb Consulting Group, LLC.
To be a leader others want to follow, you will need to set clear and attainable goals, provide the matching leadership style, track performance, and provide appropriate feedback. The goal of a Situational Leader is to help others develop competence, motivation, and confidence. Learn to boost effectiveness, impact, and dedication and learn to align good intentions with what their people need.

Thursday, 10/26  from 6-7:30 pm
Saturday, 10/28 from 10 am-1 pm

LLE Workshop #4: How to Influence People
Facilitator: Gordon Loeb, Loeb Consulting Group, LLC.
In order to influence others, it is necessary to spend some time trying to understand where the other person is coming from before presenting your own views or proposing specific solutions.  This workshop will explore the art of listening and questioning skills in order to help you build and sustain relationships and teach the techniques used to influence other while working towards your goals.

Thursday, 11/9  from 6-7:30 pm
Saturday, 11/11 from 10 am-1 pm

For OUR professional educators

Leadership Education Workshops:

Session #1: The Leadership Challenge: 11/16  from 9-10:30 am in Limburg Theater

Learn about the five effective leadership practices — which are the central pillars of the Lafayette Leadership Education (LLE) model — in the same interactive workshop-style we use with the students. Learn more & register …

Series #2: TBA

Learning Community Meetings: A series of discussions about leadership education at Lafayette highlight our annual initiatives and provide direction for our educational focus. The meetings also serve as a way to report on progress achieved on our journey towards a unified and comprehensive approach to leadership education for students at Lafayette. The meetings are intended for our professional colleagues who mentor students as they explore their leadership potential, advise them on ways to develop their leadership skills, or who work alongside students currently in leadership roles – but anyone is welcome to attend and enter at any point along the way.

2017-2018 Meetings: Fridays at Noon in TBA on December 8, February 16, and April 20
2016-2017 Meetings: paused to re-evaluate
2015-2016 Meetings: September 11, October 9, November 20,  February 19, and May 27.

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