Leadership Summit

Date: February 23, 2013
Time: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: GVSU Allendale Campus, Kirkhof Center
More Information: http://www.gvsu.edu/leadership...



Leadership Summit

Saturday, February 23, 2013

You are invited to join the Grand Valley State University community and other students from colleges and universities across Michigan for the 16th annual Leadership Summit.  This is a professional student conference which strives to foster leadership development for undergraduate students in multidisciplinary aspects of campus life. The conference is includes a dynamic keynote address, over 30 workshops to select from, and a leadership case study competition.  Leadership Summit has something to offer students at every level of leadership!


Key Note Speaker: Dr.Donna Lopiano
In conjunction with GVSU’s 40th Anniversary of the Title IX initiative, the keynote speaker for Leadership Summit 2013 will be Donna Lopiano.  As a former CEO of the Women's Sport Foundation, Lopiano was named one of "The 10 Most Powerful Women in Sports."  Recognized as one of the foremost national experts on gender equity in sport, Dr. Lopiano is a well-known leader in the arena of sports, higher education and physical activity.

Highlights for 2013

Educational session topicsinclude successful student organization programming, civic engagement and service learning, emerging to advanced leadership concepts, social justice and multiculturalism, and many more! Specialized workshop series for: Greek Life Members, Student Athletes, Social-Justice Focused Leaders, Student Organization Leaders and Members, and Women’s Leadership.Leadership Case Study Competitionsponsored by GVSU’s Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society.


Present a Session at Leadership Summit!   

Faculty, Student Affairs Professionals, Community Leaders, Graduate and Undergraduate students are invited to submit a program proposal to facilitate a break out session at the summit.  The deadline to submit a program proposal is 5:00pm on Friday, January 11, 2013.


Registration for Participants
Register online at www.gvsu.edu/leadershipby Wednesday, February 13, 2013. Dinner and conference gift is included in the cost ($20 for GVSU students, $30 for non-GVSU students). Early registration is highly encouraged, as space is limited.  Visit the website for details about group registration.


  For More Information
The 2013 Leadership Summit Planning Board looks forward to seeing you on February 23!  For more information, visit www.gvsu.edu/leadershipor contact the Office of Student Life Laker Leadership Programs at leadership@gvsu.edu or (616) 331-2345.