Leadership and Ethics Institute (LEI) Info Sessions and Opportunities

Want to find out more about LEI?  Come to an info session!
Monday, January 23 at 6:00 p.m. in SAC 3.112
Wednesday, January 25 at 5:00 p.m. in SSB 4.212
Tuesday, January 31 at 7:00 p.m. in MEZ 1.122.


LEAP (Leadership, Education, and Progress) offers freshmen Longhorns and first-year transfer students the opportunity to gain valuable leadership skills while building a peer network and relationships with active student leader mentors. Through an eight-weekworkshop series, students will learn what it means to be an ethical leader on the UT campus and in their communities. LEAP workshops are on Tuesdays from3:30-5 p.m.
Applications are due Friday, January 27, 2012 at 5pm, and are submitted online. Visit http://deanofstudents.utexas.edu/glie/lei/leadership_leap.phpfor more information and application instructions.

Get Leadership Certified with the Leadership Series Workshops!

The Leadership Series is a series of workshops designed to develop both individual student leaders as well as provide resources for growth andchange for student organizations. Workshops are held twice a month in the fall and spring semesters.  Students who participate in the Leadership Series workshops have the opportunity to gainleadership certification.  Workshop details and certification requirements can be found athttp://deanofstudents.utexas.edu/glie/lei/leadership_series.php .The first workshop of the spring semester will be on February 8, 2012 from 5:30-6:45pm. Visit the web address for location information and other details about the certification requirements.

Register Now! The Texas Leadership Summit: Shaping Tomorrow by Challenging Today

The Texas Leadership Summit will be held Saturday, February 18, 2012 from 9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. at the Student Activities Center. The Summit provides a unique opportunity for all students at The University of Texas at Austin to develop and refine their leadership skills. All students attending this event have the opportunity to meet and interactwith other student leaders by participating in breakout sessions and group activities.  Visit http://deanofstudents.utexas.edu/glie/lei/leadership_conference.php for more information.


UT Organizations: Apply for the 2011-2012 Swing Out Awards!

If you are interested in recognizing a significant accomplishment of your organization this past year and raising awareness of it on campus, then apply for a 2012 Swing Out Award! Applications will be available on January 23rd and will close on February 24th. If selected as a finalist for a particular category, your organization could be represented at the annual Evening of the Stars in April where we will reveal each category winner and the overall most outstanding campus organization for the 2011-2012 academic year. Each category winner will receive $300, with the most outstanding organization receiving an additional $1000. Visit our website at http://deanofstudents.utexas.edu/glie/lei/leadership_swingout.php for more information, or attend the optional Swing Out Awards info session on February 1st at 5:00 p.m. in SSB 3.406!


Jump-Start Your Leadership Career With LEI Committees

Interested in helping coordinate leadership development programs? Join one of the four LEI Committees this spring and start your leadership journey! The four committees include:First-Year Initiatives, Campus and Community Outreach, Leadership Development and Training, and Recognition and Awards. Visit our Web site for information about the committees and how to join at http://deanofstudents.utexas.edu/glie/lei/leadership_committees.php .

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