Dance Marathon Faculty/Alumni Director; SOS Coordinator; ELI Facilitator
Major: Computer Engineering
Hometown: Tirana, Albania
Hobbies: Cycling, tennis, backpacking, basketball
"I love the CLCE because it gives me purpose."
Dance Marathon Morale Director
Hometown: South Elgin, IL
Hobbies: Video games, reading, singing, dancing, listening to music
"I love the CLCE because it provides so many incredible opportunities to get involved at USF. The amazing people are a plus as well!"
Leadership Board for LEAD Week
Major: Public Relations/Advertising
Hometown: Ft. Lauderdale/Hollywood, FL
Hobbies: Dancing, swimming, singing, going to concerts
"I love CLCE because it has opened me up to so many new opportunities, and I have connected with so many great people in the short amount of time that I have been involved. The atmosphere is so great, and I can't wait to get more involved in my next few years here at USF!”
The Center for Leadership and Civic Engagement (CLCE) develops students into leaders that will make a positive difference in the world. These programs help each student discover their passion and talents, while developing their skills and understanding of leadership and active citizenship.
What Can You Gain by Participating In Our Programs?
- Build your knowledge, skills and confidence as a leader in order to achieve greater success in every area of your life.
- Explore current, relevant and global issues that will spark your engaged citizenship.
- Practice strategies for leading positive change, such as forming organizations, planning events, volunteering, fundraising, and creating awareness campaigns.
- Receive recognition for your accomplishments in leadership and civic engagement.
CLCE programs are life-changing and fun, so check out what we have to offer you!
The Leadership Studies Program is interdisciplinary in nature and is a significant benefit to students in all areas of study. Courses are designed to give students a practical and theoretical grasp of leadership on the basic assumption that leadership can be learned and, therefore, taught. Check out all the spring leadership classes today!
Do you love FREE lunch? Do you love learning about leadership development? If so, combine both interests and attend our free Lunchtime Leadership Series. From noon to 1pm, every other Wednesday, join us in MSC 1306 to hear from faculty and staff about different leadership topics. These sessions also provide one credit hour toward the Certified Student Leader Program (if applicable).
Volunteer registration will be available soon for Senior Prom 2014! Students will have the opportunity to spend an evening socializing and dancing with local senior citizens. Games, food, live music and tons of fun! Volunteers are needed to help decorate the ballroom, mingle with guests and to encourage senior citizens to dance throughout the evening. Senior Prom will take place February 19th from 6-8 PM in the MSC Ballroom.
Live Your Purpose. Empower Individuals. Strengthen Communities. Create Justice For All! Organization registration for Stampede of Service has closed. However, individual volunteers may register until mid-January. Please note students who register now will not be guaranteed the ability to volunteer at specific sites with specific organizations or individuals. Space continues to be limited and registration may close before the deadline. Don't miss out on USF's largest day of service!
Interested in learning more about a way to demonstrate your leadership abilities and knowledge on paper? The Certified Student Leader program is a co-curricular certification available to students at the University of South Florida interested in enhancing their leadership knowledge, application, and skills through a variety of leadership opportunities. CSL Orientations for the spring include: *January 14th @ 5pm in MSC 3707 *February 4th @ 5pm in MSC 3707 *March 6th @ 12pm in MSC 3707 *April 2nd @ 5pm in MSC 3707