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Leadership Development

We are pleased to share with you the various Leadership Development opportunities the area of Student Involvement has to offer.

Emerging Salukis

The foundation of Southern Illinois University Emerging Salukis Program is one of self-discovery as the basis for leadership and retention to the SIU population. The goal of this program is to introduce students to skills and theories that will aid in their leadership development. The services provided include the following:

  1. Community Building
  2. Career Exploration
  3. Career Readiness
  4. Diversity Awareness

Application coming October 2018.


Leadership Over Lunch

Leadership Over Lunch is a program hosted by the Office of Student Engagement that covers various topics in leadership and professional development. Students are invited to enjoy a free, catered lunch and engage in discussion about various aspects of leadership. Each session is limited to the first 30 students to sign-up! If you have any questions please call the Office of Student Engagement at 618-453-5714.

By attending a Leadership Over Lunch event, you will be able to:

  • Describe key attributes of an effective leader
  • Examine issues facing leaders today
  • Apply knowledge from Leadership Over Lunch to everyday practice in developing and maintaining leadership skills