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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


Apply to attend the Alternative Spring Break 2017 Service Trip to Savannah, GA

This year's Alternative Spring Break trip is focused on serving the residents of Savannah, GA, March 12-17, 2017. To learn more and apply, click here.

ASB Savannah 2017

 Campus Ministries Blood Drive 2017

Register at
keyword:  WKU


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 27.745.2060
Student Activities, Downing Student Union Room 2059

DLI:  Dynamic Leadership Institute

Apply to the Dynamic Leadership Institute

Dynamic Leadership Institute


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