Leadership Workshop Series

The Student Experience Office’s Leadership Workshop Series is a set of workshops designed to broader participant’s perspectives on leadership, have them develop and practice key leadership skills, and provide opportunities for students to connect with like-minded peers in the Queen’s community. 

We offer both open sessions that run throughout the school year, and workshops by request. 

Attend 4 workshops throughout the year and receive a signed Leadership Skills Certificate from the Student Experience Office!  
* Registration will be tracked at each workshop and attendees will receive their certificate via email after their fourth workshop is attended 

Click here to learn more about Requesting a Workshop 

Have questions about our programming? Contact seoleadership@queensu.ca  

Open Sessions 

We offer open session workshops that run simultaneously in-person (in LaSalle Building, room 224) and online (on Zoom) throughout the school year – open to all Queen’s students. Choose the way you would like to attend! 

Campus leaders are welcome to have their teams register for open sessions. 

Please see below for a breakdown of the open sessions scheduled for the Fall 2022 semester: 

Workshop Title and Description 

Date & Time 


Exploring Leadership 


What does leadership mean to you? How can individuals with different leadership styles work together to succeed? In this session, explore leadership as a practice, find out what type of leader you are, and hear what it takes to be a good leader. 

Monday September 19, 3:30-4:30pm 

In-person: https://forms.office.com/r/f7hX6NuC0s   


Zoom: https://queensu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYoduurrzgjH9EpMFE6ibdz5JmKoT0LPoED  

Effective Teamwork 


Fostering a healthy and collaborative team dynamic can be challenging. Attend this session to learn about the fundamentals of teamwork, ways to lead your peers, and what effective teamwork looks like using references from your favourite movies and TV shows. 

Thursday September 29, 3-4pm 

In-person: https://forms.office.com/r/mRTKJSLV1J  


Zoom: https://queensu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMpdeqgpzwoG9G0Hf72j-YTTvJMAVO4_V3x  

Event & Project Planning 


Are you planning an event or are in charge of a project for a club, class, job, or volunteer position? This workshop can help you determine what steps you need to take to successfully achieve your goals surrounding the event or project you are working on. You will also get the opportunity to put what you learn into practice by planning a project with the help of our facilitators and your peers. 

Monday October 3, 3:30-4:30pm 

In-person: https://forms.office.com/r/LqVWEvG25u  


Zoom: https://queensu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0uduuurzMsH9dI82nvKUHWXa1-cZftRr9F  

Facilitation Skills 


What’s the difference between presentation and facilitation? Attend this workshop to learn what effective facilitation looks like, as well as ways to engage your audience and provide opportunities for interaction and connection. Make your presentations one to remember! 

Thursday October 20, 3-4pm 

In-person: https://forms.office.com/r/sz56U5P1EW  


Zoom: https://queensu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYucuuhrjwrG9Ptkh8ROGLd_Chybgo_2-LF  

A Guide to Debriefing 


After completing a project or event, it’s always helpful to reflect and learn from your experience. What is debriefing, though? How is it beneficial? Why does it matter? Attend this session to learn how to lead effective debriefs with your team. 

Friday October 28, 1:00-2:00pm 

In-person: https://forms.office.com/r/SLqcGLJHNk  


Zoom: https://queensu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0ufuugqTgoEtW9FiTQTO6mVkrH0_Oy3iYw  

Conflict Resolution 


Learning to deal with conflict in a positive and constructive way is an important way to improve your well-being and relationships with your team. This workshop teaches you about conflict resolution and its usefulness in team settings. You will also participate in interactive scenarios to learn how to resolve conflicts effectively.  

Thursday November 3, 3-4pm 

In-person: https://forms.office.com/r/sWWEuWXawV  


Zoom: https://queensu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJcodO-tqD0jHNVyrB_KHhZ63MLlFOdbLD9w  

Giving & Receiving Feedback 


Giving and receiving feedback means we can thoughtfully reflect on previous tasks and ways we can continue to improve. Although extremely important, there tends to be hesitation when it comes to feedback! This workshop will provide you with the skills needed to navigate giving feedback and how you can receive feedback in productive ways.  

Thursday November 24, 3-4pm 

In-person: https://forms.office.com/r/MbiEus9bmi  


Zoom: https://queensu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYtde6prjstGtYN308kDElGVuhYKU-AQqrv  

Resources & Referrals 


Being aware of resources at Queen’s and knowing how to make an effective referral is an important part of supporting your teammates and friends. This session cover how to identify when a referral is appropriate or necessary, and ways to connect others with the support they may need.  

Monday November 28, 3:30-4:30pm 

In-person: https://forms.office.com/r/fcaWXzL9iZ  


Zoom: https://queensu.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJAlf-2qrT4uGdMk67yxm6mxwDHCpymitcOR