LEADERSHIP MONTH 2020
Welcome to Leadership Month 2020 – A New Direction: Activating Leadership!
The following events will be making up our month-long celebration of all things leadership, as planned by our LEx Event Production Staff and professional team!
#Conquering2020 Through the Eyes of RU Students
Dates of Campaign: 10/23-11/6
2020 has been a year! So many emotions come to the surface. We want to hear from you about how you are conquering the challenges thrown your way. Visit: http://bit.ly/conquering2020 for more information
Finding the Calm in the Storm of 2020
Date and Time: Monday, November 9th @ 6PM
Our world has been filled with stress, anxiety and political tension from the pandemic, election and many other recent events. Join Student Involvement and Leadership, Student Centers and Activities, and CAPS for a mindfulness meditation session and discussion about the benefits of reflective journaling. Register at: http://bit.ly/LeadMonth
Continue the Change: Youth Civic Engagement Panel
Date and Time: Tuesday, November 10th @ 7PM
Know that you want to make a change but just not sure where to start? Join your fellow RU students and alumni at this event who are political activists to learn more! Register at: http://bit.ly/LeadMonth
My Spoken Mark
Date and Time: Wednesday, November 11th @ 9PM
Come to the Annual My Spoken Mark Open Mic and watch student poets and rappers ignite the audience with their spoken word pieces about how they are challenging the status quo and the impact they want to leave on the world! The winner will get to speak at the Mark Conference!
Dates: Thursday, November 12th – Campaign and Instagram Showcase
Do you know how your personal beliefs align with our current politicians? Through our “Step Towards Discovery” Campaign, you can learn all about it! Who knows, you might be surprised by what you find out! #IDiscovered. For more info: http://bit.ly/LeadMonth
Pop off Your Passion
Dates of Campaign: 11/16 – 11/20
Searching for a unique way to highlight your passion for a social cause? Starting November 9th, be one of the first to sign up to receive a free digital photo drawn of you, highlighting whatever social cause you are passionate about! Pop off Your Passion during our Art Campaign Week from November 16th to 20th. Learn more at: http://bit.ly/LeadMonth.
RUPA & LEx Present: Build Your Own Brand Virtual Workshop
Date and Time: Thursday, November 19th from 7PM – 9PM
More information to come!
From Selfies to Social Action: Using Social Media for Positive Change
Date and Time: Friday, November 20th @ 8PM
Have you noticed the sudden change in social media content in the past few months? Instead of seeing selfies and sunsets on everyone’s story, we are seeing a movement towards community wide education and awareness. Join us on November 20th for an evening filled with speakers and activities to learn more about this transition and how you can be a more effective agent of change! Register at: http://bit.ly/LeadMonth. Those in attendance will have an opportunity to win an amazing prize – a custom digital portrait with a social action message!
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