Group photo of students at the spring '23 ELI

Experiential Leadership Intensive: Using the Outdoors to Practice Leadership

May 4, 2023

Experiential, active, and applied learning have long been a cornerstone of leadership education and development in higher education (Priest & Clegorne, 2015). Experiential learning shifts the focus of the educational process from a knowledge-transfer approach to one in which the student is an active participant in the learning process (Kolb...

Molly Bloom and Chancellor DiStefano at the Leo Hill Speaker Series

When the dealin’s done: Molly Bloom counts lessons from the poker table

March 3, 2023

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A conversation with Molly Bloom, author of Molly’s Game

Feb. 28, 2023

2023 Student Leaders of the Year

9 students honored as Student Leaders of the Year

Feb. 3, 2023

The Center for Leadership is pleased to present the recipients of the 2022-2023 Student Leaders of the Year Award. This program highlights the impact of leadership education at CU Boulder. By recognizing outstanding students, we reward exceptional work and highlight leadership programs. All of the recipients will be recognized at...

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Molly Bloom, author of ‘Molly’s Game,’ to speak at CU Feb. 27

Jan. 25, 2023

Molly Bloom, a CU Boulder alumna, bestselling author and entrepreneur best known for her memoir Molly’s Game , will speak in Macky Auditorium on Monday, Feb. 27. The talk is part of the CU Center for Leadership’s Leo Hill Leadership Speaker Series , and will begin at 7:30 p.m. Tickets...

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Scott Battle named dean of Continuing Education and vice provost

Nov. 9, 2022

CU Boulder Vice Chancellor for Academic Resource Management Ann Schmiesing has appointed Scott Battle as dean of Continuing Education and vice provost, effective Nov. 1. Battle has been serving as acting dean and vice provost following the retirement of Sara Thompson in January 2022. “Scott brings valuable leadership and administrative...

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Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit

Oct. 26, 2022

The University of Colorado Boulder is proud to announce the launch of a worldwide education coalition in support of the Right Here, Right Now Global Climate Summit , with the goal to broaden understanding of the human rights impacts of a changing global climate and galvanize people to take action...

Chancellor DiStefano speaking at the State of the Campus Address

Top takeaways from State of the Campus 2022

Sept. 14, 2022

Chancellor Philip DiStefano delivered his annual State of the Campus address on Tuesday, Sept. 13, highlighting the role that universities can play in supporting democracy. According to recent surveys, 58% of U.S. adults say they’re not satisfied with the way democracy is working in America. And only half of American...

McChrystal sit down

Stanley McChrystal shares insights on Ukraine invasion, leadership in uncertain times

March 2, 2022

Group of Student Leaders of the Year

Presenting the 2021–22 Center for Leadership Student Leader of the Year awardees

Feb. 3, 2022