Honors Leadership Conference


The conference will be held Friday, February 19, 3:30-6:00 PM. Register here.

The Michigan State University Honors College, in collaboration with the Broad College of Business and the National/International Fellowships & Scholarships Office, welcomes you to attend the 2021 Honors Leadership Conference. Using the themes of Influence and Impact, the new conference will provide first-year MSU Honors students a chance to learn valuable skills to navigate a changing world.

In particular, the Honors Leadership Conference will discuss a variety of topics such as:

  • Fostering Equitable and Inclusive Leadership
    • How to prevent microaggressions in your organization
    • Getting everyone to the table
  • Expanding your Network
    • What’s a mentor and how to get connected with one
    • Networking within your spaces 
  • Building a Personal Brand
    • How to feature your leadership experiences on your resume
    • Developing a personal elevator pitch
  • Planning for the Future
    • Designing a purpose-driven life
    • Mapping your future using MSU tech tools
  • Examining Leadership Case Studies
    • Managing conflict in leadership positions
    • Communication breakdowns across interpersonal differences

Email hclead@msu.edu if you have any other questions about the conference.