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Leadership Events

Get involved. Grow Your Abilities. Connect With Your Classmates.

Work toward Business Badger Badges with these engaging and career-preparing events

The Accenture Leadership Center (ALC) hosts several events throughout the semester, including case competitions, workshops, and service events. Sign up for an event to get involved—no experience necessary! Email alc@wsb.wisc.edu with questions about events.

Workshops

Join in for our interactive workshops geared towards building your leadership skills. All of our workshops count towards one of our Business Badger Badges and the campus-wide Leadership Certificate.

Feb 29
Personal Leadership Styles Badge

Confrontation Conversations

Thursday, February 29 | 4:00pm5:00pm

Confrontation can be scary. In this workshop, we will discuss strategies for engaging in all types of difficult conversations.

This workshop falls under the Interpersonal Communication competency and counts towards the Personal Leadership Styles Badge.

Mar 6
Inclusive Leadership Badge

International Students of Color: Identity, Challenges, and Strategies for Anti-Racism

Wednesday, March 6 | 4:00pm5:00pm

This workshop will raise awareness about the unique challenges faced by International Students of Color here in the US. It will also provide some strategies to help us all promote understanding and stand in solidarity for effective anti-racism actions.

This workshop falls under the Context and Culture competency and counts towards the Inclusive Leadership Badge.

Mar 15
Leading for Change Badge

Environments of Innovation

Friday, March 15 | 12:00pm1:00pm

In this workshop, students will learn how successful organizations thrive by fostering an environment that promotes creativity and innovation, and recognize ways they can use their own leadership abilities to encourage innovation within a group or organization.

This workshop falls under the Connection and Community value and counts towards the Leading for Change Badge.

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Case Competitions

The ALC hosts two annual Case Competitions: The P&G Case Competition is for first-year students as an opportunity to learn more about Case Competition best practices. The ALC Leadership Case Competition provides a unique opportunity for personalized feedback and advice from seasoned executives.

There are no upcoming events at this time. Check back later.

Service Weeks

Take time and give back to the community during one of our low-commitment service days. The ALC provides transportation and food for all participants.

There are no upcoming events at this time. Check back later.

Leadership Conference

Our annual ALC Leadership Conference provides an opportunity for you to delve in deeper to a variety of leadership topics while sharing your own experiences and networking with your peers.

Apr 6
Personal Leadership Styles Badge

ALC Leadership Conference

Saturday, April 6 | 8:00am5:00pm

Full day leadership conference focusing on the theme of “Trusted to Lead.” This conference will consist of guest speaker keynotes, break-out session workshops, panel of student leaders, networking opportunities, and more.

This event counts towards the Personal Leadership Styles Badge.

This event requires registration — keep an eye on your email for more information

Change Forum

Our annual Change Forum will walk you through the process of creating a “Change Action Plan.” This plan will serve as a transferrable tool to use in creating positive change in the future.

Mar 9
Leading for Change Badge

Change Forum

Saturday, March 9 | 10:00am3:00pm

Change is inevitable. As a leader, it’s important to be intentional about creating positive change. This forum will walk students through the creation of a “Change Action Plan” to help them identify a change they’d like to see within a group or community and develop strategies for implementation.

You must register to attend this event.

This experience counts towards the Leading for Change Badge.