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What's New at the JLC?

Conference and Retreat Applications Now Open!

IMPACT conference 2019

The Jones Leadership Center will be sponsoring 2 UW-Madison students to attend the IMPACT Leadership Conference to represent our school at this national gathering of leaders to build their leadership skills in their commitment to service, activism, politics, advocacy, and other socially responsible work.

The conference takes place from Thursday, February 21st through Sunday, February 24th in Charlottesville, Virginia. Expenses will be covered by the Jones Leadership (including registration, lodging, and transportation), and participants will be responsible for covering their own meals that aren't provided by the conference (about 6-7 meals).

Visit the Impact Conference website to learn more.

Fill out the application for consideration to be one of the students sponsored by the JLC. Applications are due Wednesday, November 28th. 

Apply Now!

Emerging Leaders Retreat 2019

The Emerging Leaders Retreat is back! This retreat aims to help current and aspiring leaders on campus to learn about and enhance their personal leadership skills through an immersive weekend experience at Camp Manito-Wish in northern Wisconsin

This years retreat will take place the weekend of February 8-10 (leaving Friday afternoon and returning Sunday afternoon) and is free to UW-Madison students. 

Sponsored by the Jones Leadership Center of the Wisconsin Union. Applications due Wednesday, November 28th.

Apply Now!

Fall Workshops 2018                                                     

Giving and Receiving Feedback

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

6:00 to 7:30pm Memorial Union (Check TITU)

Learn to recognize the importance of feedback, practice giving and receiving effective and specific feedback, and discuss how to be inclusive in the feedback process.

All of JLC's programing is entirely free for UW Students. In addition, free food will be provided at all workshops! Remember to RSVP for the workshop beforehand and we look forward to seeing you there!

Sign up!

If you signed up for a workshop and can no longer attend, please email us at jonesleadershipcenter@union.wisc.edu


Fall 2018 Speaker Series

October 22, 2018: Achieving Extraordinary Results In The Social Sector

Thank you to those who attended the conversation between Kim Starkey Jonker, CEO of King Philanthropies and co-author of Engine of Impact, and Drew Kugler, an advisor for leaders and teams facing the challenging issues of leading and collaborating through change. We had a great time learning more about the social sector and non-profit world!

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