This leadership series not only will help you to grow as a student but to develop a better understanding of leadership and further enhance your personal leadership skills as well. The goal of the "Emerging Leader in U-IU" series is to develop, train, prepare, and bolster future leaders to accomplish objectives they never thought possible. National speakers and UIU alumni will address strengthening the attributes of leadership that contribute to lifelong success.
The Emerging Leader in U-IU 2013-2014 Schedule
FALL SEMESTER 2013
Ryan Penneau, Author Take Back College September 11 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Steve Phillips, Former Vice President of Harley-Davidson Keep Growing UIU Alumni Speaker October 11 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Watch Steve Phillips' Presentation
LaVerne McCoy, Retired Chief Master Sergeant (USAF) & Milwaukee Police Sergeant Overcoming Obstacles & Reaching Your Goals UIU Alumni Speaker November 4 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Watch LaVerne McCoy's Presentation
Rick Hansen, State Representative for Dakota County, Minnesota From UIU to Political Service UIU Alumni Speaker December 9 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Watch Rick Hanson's Presentation
SPRING SEMESTER 2014
Bill Duffy, President of Upper Iowa University Leadership and Establish Goals January 23 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Watch Bill Duffy's Presentation
Brandi Rideout, Senior Woman Administrator for UIU Athletics Self-Evaluation and Values-Based Decision Making February 4 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Spring Leadership Conference Keynote Speaker: Celina Peerman UIU Alumni Speaker February 11 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Kata McCarville, UIU Associate Professor of Geo Sciences Wildly Improbably Goals, Getting Wiggy With It February 20 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Mitch Frazier, Vice President of ExactTarget Create Your Own Destiny UIU Alumni Speaker March 3 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Terry Hernandez, Executive Director/President of Chrysalis Women in Leadership UIU Alumni Speaker March 24 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
Storm Schmitt, UIU Executive Director of Admissions Positivity UIU Alumni Speaker April 14 - Student Center Ballroom, 7 p.m.
"The Emerging Leader in U-IU" series is sponsored by the Office of Student Development partnered with Advancement & Alumni Office and Student Government Association.