Leadership Institute

+ Mission Statement

The Leadership Institute offers students an opportunity to creatively practice leadership skills in the areas of arts, communications and culture in order to leverage the full value of contemporary urban education. This program is designed to foster imagination by way of leadership development and enhance the students' ability to pave a path to personal and professional success. The vitality of this program emerges from the workshops, and self-reflection, all of which serve as catalysts in developing Columbia student leaders.

Why attend the workshops? 

  • Build your resume and professional skills set through our engaging workshops.
  • Develop meaningful relationships with other Columbia College students.
  • Set yourself apart from the crowd by gaining valuable skills like communication, conflict resolution and how to capitalize on your strengths.
  • Personal growth and developing your authentic voice.     

+ Announcements

For more information, stop by the Loft (916 S. Wabash, 4th floor) or contact Sarah Shaaban, Director of Student Activities and Leadership, at 312.369.6792 or via email at sshaaban@colum.edu.