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Leadership and Volunteerism

Walk-A-Mile 2013

LeaderShape 2013

Alternative Spring Break 2014

Service-Learning Trip, Montgomery, AL

Alternative Spring Break 2014

WKU Students met with Rand Paul at the Capitol


Student Involvement...

The Department of Student Activities has implemented various programs to promote Leadership & Volunteerism among the student body of Western Kentucky University.  The Office of Leadership & Volunteerism provides students with a variety of programs to choose from, and becoming involved is as easy as contacting any of the following:

 Mindy Johnson, Assistant Director
, 270.745.2060

Josclynn Brandon, Coordinator, 270.745.4434

Laura Johnson, Coordinator, 270.745.2495




Leadership & Volunteerism is offering leadership trainings which are available to student organizations, classes, faculty/staff and community groups.  With the leadership trainings, each group has the opportunity to tailor the experience to meet their needs by selecting the number of sessions along with the topics.  Sessions can be adjusted to meet the needs of any size group.

Available Topics

  • Consensus: The Everglades Adventure

  • Conflict Resolution: Keeping the End in Mind

  • Diversity: Defining and Empowering It!

  • Ethics: A Case Study

  • Etiquette: It's Not Just For Your Grandmother's Generation

  • Goal Setting and Visionary Leadership: Planning and Seeing What is Ahead!

  • Motivation & Delegation: Finding It, Creating It & Empowering It!

  • Personality: Finding Your Shape!

  • Team Building: Working Together!

To set up leadership trainings for your group, please contact:

Mindy R. Johnson at or at 270.745.2060
Student Activities, Downing Student Union Room 2059

LeaderShape Conference 2018

To apply for LeaderShape 2018, click here

LeaderShape Flyer 2018


The Charleston SC Experience
Alternative Spring Break 2018

To Apply, click here.
Registration will end on Friday, February 9, 2018

ASB Charleston 2018

 Alternative Spring  Break 2018:

Washington, DC

To apply click here.
ASB DC 2018

DLI:  Dynamic Leadership Institute

Click here to Apply to the Spring 2018
Dynamic Leadership Institute

Dynamic Leadership Institute




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