Looking for a chance to learn about or develop your leadership skills? You’ve found the right place to do it. Co-Curricular Programs is home to multiple leadership programs and initiatives tailored for Loyola students. These programs, through the Ignatius Loyola Institute for Values Education (iLIVE), can help you discover your own personal leadership style, develop your strengths and talents, and apply your unique skills! Get to know other student leaders on campus and create your legacy of leadership at Loyola.
The Emerging Leaders Program is designed to identify, support, and develop new leadership at Loyola University New Orleans. Students in the program participate in an eight-week leadership education series that includes topics such as teambuilding, discovering your leadership style, values-driven leadership, problem solving, and how to be an inclusive leader.
*Emerging Leaders Registration is now open!
To register for Emerging Leaders I please fill out this form. As a reminder, all applications are due on Friday September 19th at 4:00pm.
The Office of Co-Curricular Programs will also be hosting two informational sessions about Leadership Programs offered at Loyola, including the launch of our new series, Leadership at Loyno, which incorporates Emerging Leaders I, Emerging Leaders II, Emerging Professionals, and Omicron Delta Kappa. These information sessions will take place on the following dates:
For more detailed information please visit the Emerging Leaders Program website here. In addition, you can contact Caitlin Dobson, Assistant Director of Leadership and Student Engagement, at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (504) 865-3622.
StrengthsQuest is a development program that provides you with the skills to discover, develop and apply your unique individual talents throughout your Loyola experience. The StrengthsQuest Program was created by the Gallup Organization and is grounded in positive psychology. StrengthsQuest is used by universities nationwide and has become a common language for over 700,000 participants.
StrengthsQuest acitives are interwoven into our Emerging Leaders Program. To sign up for the Emerging Leaders Program, please visit the Emerging Leaders website here.
As a leader in one of Loyola's 80+ organizations, students can gain practical skills and experiences to use at Loyola and beyond. Student leader training includes leadership workshops, officer resources, transition materials, and by-request workshops. Click here for organization resources. To request a customized workshop for your organization, email Caitlin Dobson, Assistant Director of Leadership and Student Engagement, at email@example.com
This annual leadership awards ceremony hosted each spring recognizes students, student organizations, faculty, and staff that have displayed outstanding leadership and service to the Loyola University New Orleans community. Award nominations will be available on OrgSync this spring. The ceremony recognizing nominees and award winners will be held in April 2015. Find out more information at the Magis Student Leadership Awards website.
Are you interested in higher education? The NASPA Undergraduate Fellows program is a semi-structured mentoring program for undergraduate students wishing to explore and better understand the field of student affairs and/or higher education. This national program is sponsored by the National Association of Student Personnel Administrators. This program for juniors and seniors requires a one-year commitment during which students meet regularly with their assigned mentor and work on a collaborative project. If you are interested in applying to be a NUFP, please contact Courtney Williams, Associate Director of Co-Curricular Programs at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Are you hosting a leadership training? Do you need to plan a teambuilding session? Are you looking for leadership resources? Let us help! We have workshop and resource information for you to access in planning your session.
The Co-Curricular Programs staff can assist in your leadership and teambuilding needs. If you are interested in having a staff member assist in facilitating a leadership, strengths, or teambuilding session, please contact Heather Seaman, Director of Co-Curricular Programs, at email@example.com or (504) 865-3622.