HU LEAD HU-LEAD stands for How You Lead, Emerge and Develop. It is a variety of leadership development programs whose mission is to introduce and support students as they discover and develop their individual leadership skills. Through participation in the HU-LEAD programs, students: Become able to articulate both a shared and personal definition of leadership. Develop an understanding of their personal leadership identity. Become able to articulate their talents and strengths in regards to leadership. Integrate knowledge, skills, and abilities as members or leaders of groups, organizations or communities. The HU-LEAD programs are comprised of programs to address various levels of leadership experience. Information on many of the signature leadership development programs coordinate by the Office of Student Activities is available below. Pathways to Hamline - Leadership TrackThe Pathways to Hamline program is a 3 day pre-orientation program that allows a group of incoming first year students the opportunity to begin to explore the concept of leadership and what it means to be a leader prior to the beginning of the fall semester. Additional information about the Pathways to Hamline - Leadership track is available here. Student Organization Leader Workshop The Student Organization Leader Workshop is for students who hold leadership positions within Hamline student groups. The topics covered in this workshop include group development, member recruitment and retention, event planning and how to lead a successful student group. Every undergraduate student organization is required to have a representative attend this workshop. Leadership By DesignLeadership By Design is an ongoing series of programs and activities aimed at allowing students to choose their leadership journey while developing leadership skills. What Are Your Strengths?Students have an opportunity to meet with a certified STRENGTHS educator to take the Strengthsquest Assessment. and review their top five areas of talent. During individual sessions, students will have the chance to explore how their "Strengths" influence their leadership style. Spring Leadership Training - Check Out the 2016 Spring Leadership Training Schedule HERESpring Leadership Training is a week of leadership development programs for Hamline students. Programs offered throughout the week are geared toward students at all levels of leadership experience. Can You Survive?How about a leadership activity with a little bit of a twist? Experience Hamline's own "Piper Escape Room" for a fun time while exploring how you lead and work in teams under stress. Women's Leadership RetreatThe Annual Women's Leadership Retreat is designed to promote social consciousness, self awareness and leadership skills in emerging and established female students. Day at the Capitol The Day at the Capitol program provides an opportunity for Hamline students to participate in the state legislative process by serving as a volunteer lobbyist for the Minnesota State Grant program. This program also provides an opportunity for Hamline students to connect with Hamline alumni working in all levels of the State Legislature. Additional information about all leadership programs coordinated by the Office of Student Activities is available in the Involvement Center located at Anderson 319 or contact SALD@hamline.edu.