Leadership at Lasell
The Office of Student Activities is proud to offer a variety of options for students looking to explore and develop their leadership potential. In addition to the seven programs listed below, all students are encouraged to take on a leadership position. Examples include: officer in a club or organizations, orientation leader, work study student, and many more. Stop by the Office of Student Activities to explore your interest in leadership!

Exploring Leadership
Exploring Leadership is the semester long introductory leadership course offered by the Office of Student Activities.  This seminar style course explores leadership through presentations and discussions. Students will develop presentations skills, individual and group, as they develop their own personal leadership philosophy.

Exploring Leadership is offered as a First Year Seminar course for students in the Student Leadership Scholars program, and in each spring semester for all students.

Emerging Leaders
Emerging Leaders is a semester long program offered by the Office of Student Activities.  In seminar style workshops students develop and build upon previous leadership experience and learn how to apply it at Lasell College.  Weekly sessions feature an array of topics including public speaking, diversity, ethical decision making, balance, goal setting, teamwork, and leadership opportunities on campus. These workshops are designed to build skills and develop the foundation for leadership roles.  

Emerging Leaders is offered in both the fall and spring semesters for all students.

Student Organization Series (SOS)
The Student Organization Series (SOS) is an assortment of sessions focused on topics for club development.  Informative and interactive workshops will concentrate on student organization management, event planning, and campus policies and procedures.  Although most applicable for club officers, all student leaders are invited to participate.  Topics will vary by semester. For the Fall 2014 Schedule click here

Our newest leadership program designed to give club and organiation leaders a "Jumpstart!" on the semester. Topics involve spending of budget, event planning, recruiting and motivating members, working with the Lasell Campus and much much more. Please note: topics very each semester. For the Fall 2014 Schedule, click here.

Advanced Leadership Seminar
The Advanced Leadership Seminar is for seasoned student leaders. Guest speakers will be invited to share their successes in business, politics, the non-profit sector, or life in general with a tie to student leadership. In a small discussion format, students will be encouraged to ask questions and learn from the featured guest. Four or five guests will be invited each semester. The schedule for Fall 2014 can be found here.

Student Leadership Scholars
The Student Leadership Scholars are chosen each year as part of the incoming first year class. This group focuses on leadership development during their time at Lasell.

Leadership Retreat
Every Spring, the Leadership Retreat is held to allow studentss to partiicpate in a day long continuing exploration of their leadership. The day includes workshops, presentations, and speakers.

For more information on these programs, participants, or to volunteer to present a session for one of these  programs, please contact the Office of Student Activities at studentactivities@lasell.edu or call (617) 243-2475.

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News Highlight

Lasell Introduces Cross-Registration Program with Regis College, Expanding on Courses Offered  Friday, March 27, 2015Lasell College will begin a cross-registration program with Regis College this Fall, enabling undergraduate students to enroll in additional courses there at no additional cost. Lasell students will be able to add selected Regis courses to their Lasell schedule starting with pre-registration this April.

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