Office of Student Activities

Leadership Development Series Information 

The Leadership Development Series is a series of events open to all university students, not just organizational leaders, where topics concerning leadership and development are discussed.

  Spring 2015 Leadership Development Series Sessions

  • THURsday, January 22nd
    Leading vs. Managing

    5:00 p.m., Connie McCombs Ballroom

  • Tuesday, february 24th
    Scrum: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time
    6:00 p.m., Lynda Mccombs Ballroom

  • Wednesday, March 25th

    Passing the Baton - Effective Officer Transitions

    7:00 p.m., Lynda Mccombs Ballroom

  • Wednesday, April 22nd
    The 5 Dysfunctions of a Team
    6:00 P.M., Lynda McCombs Ballroom

 The Leadership Development Series meets monthly with each meeting covering a different topic directly related to improving the leadership abilities of Southwestern students.

Past Leadership Development Topics


Parliamentary Procedure Community Connections Small Budgets, Big Ideas
Motivating Your Members 10 Mistakes Every Leader Makes Conflict Resolution
Leadership: A Team Sport Good to Great! Planning the Perfect Event
Managing Organization Risk Leadership 101 Officer Transition 101
Time Management 101 Servant Leadership  Recruiting & Retaining Members
Authentic Leadership  Delegating 101 What’s Your Leadership Style?