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. 

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 

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

Are you a club leader looking for resources? Contact the AMS Commissioner of Clubs clubs.manager@ams.queensu.ca


Open Sessions 

We offer open session workshops online (on Zoom) throughout the school year – open to all Queen’s students. 

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 Winter 2023 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. 

Tuesday, January 31, 2:30-3:30pm

Register for Exploring Leadership Zoom Workshop

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. 

Wednesday, February 8, 2:30-3:30pm

Register for Event & Project Planning Zoom Workshop

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, February 16, 12:30-1:30pm

Register for Facilitation Skills Zoom Workshop

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. 

Monday, February 27, 1:00-2:00pm

Register for Effective Teamwork Zoom Workshop

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. 

Tuesday, March 8, 2:30-3:30pm

Register for A Guide to Debriefing Zoom Workshop

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.  

Wednesday, March 14, 2:30-3:30pm

Register for Giving & Receiving Feedback Zoom Workshop

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, March 23, 12:30-1:30pm

Register for Conflict Resolution Zoom Workshop

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.  

Friday, March 31, 2:30-3:30pm 

Register for Resources & Referrals Zoom Workshop