Additional Leadership Opportunities

In addition to the six ExCEL events, there are other leadership development opportunities offered around campus. Below are listed additional events which may qualify for credit in the ExCEL program.

Center for Professional Excellence

Texting, Facebook, and Your GPA: How to stay focused on your grades... without sacrificing your social life

September 19 at 3 p.m., Waldner Performing Arts Center
September 20 at 5 p.m., Waldner Performing Arts Center

Find out why multitasking is a myth and how to better manage your study time.

Presented by: Matthew Randall,
Executive Director, Center for Professional Excellence; and Josh Landau, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Behavioral Sciences

Sponsored by the Center for Professional Excellence

Exemplifying Professionalism: A Conversation with Dr. Karen Morris-Priester '02

October 4 at 3 p.m., Waldner Performing Arts Center

As a regionally renowned physician, Karen knows what it takes to be a professional. Using her compelling personal narrative as a
backdrop, she shares her stories and lessons learned on the road to success.

Presented by: Dr. Karen Morris-Priester '02

Sponsored by the Center for Professional Excellence

The Power of Criticism: How accepting criticism can increase your success as a student

October 24 at 3 p.m., Waldner Performing Arts Center
October 25 at 4 p.m., Waldner Performing Arts Center

Learn proven steps on how to recover from mistakes and successfully move forward.

Presented by: Matthew Randall,
Executive Director, Center for Professional Excellence; and
Mike Zerbe, Ph.D., Associate Professor, English

Sponsored by the Center for Professional Excellence