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The University of Kansas Leadership Studies Minor was first introduced to students in 2001, graduating the first cohort in the spring of 2003. The design of the KU Leadership Studies Minor is one of the very few in the country that combines the study of leadership theory through an experiential learning environment with extensive fieldwork – a partnership in learning between the curricular and co-curricular strengths of the University.

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Leadership Engagement Certificate

The Leadership Engagement Certificate provides KU undergraduate students with an introduction to leadership theories and practices while helping you make connections between classroom learning and leadership activities. 

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LetWomen: Leadership, Elevation & Transformation for Women

Women’s Leadership Conference
March 11, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
University of Kansas
Capitol Federal Hall
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