Leadership Development Courses & Opportunities

First-Year Leadership Series

The First-Year Leadership Series (FLS) is for first-year Purdue students. This five session series will explore theorists Kouzes and Posner’s Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership.

Students who complete the series will:

  • Experience leadership growth
  • Learn about and gain access to involvement opportunities and leadership programs
  • Enhance their resumes
  • Receive a certificate and an entry on their co-curricular transcripts

Need more time to think about it?  Come to the first meeting on March 1 at 5:30 PM in KRCH 260 to complete your commitment card.

Session 1: Overview Tuesday, March 1 KRCH 260
Session 2: Model the Way Tuesday, March 8 KRCH 260
Session 3: Inspire a Shared Vision/Encourage the Heart Tuesday, March 22 KRCH 270
Session 4: Challenge the Process/Enable Others to Act Tuesday, March 29 KRCH 270
Session 5: Summary/Action Plan Tuesday, April 5 KRCH 260


Questions?  E-mail Jesus Romero, Coordinator of Leadership Development, at jesusromero@purdue.edu or call 765-496-2452.