Develop Your Leadership Skills 

PLLC catalyzes leadership development at the University of Alberta

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Enhance your degree with electives or a certificate and take action on causes you care about.

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Graduate Students

Develop leadership and teaching skills to stand out in your field of study.

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Professional Development

Engage in lectures or workshops and network with like-minded peers.

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Upcoming Events

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Open to the public on January 21, 2021:

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Open to graduate, law and professional students on January 28, 2021:

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Series on Leadership and COVID-19

What can responses to COVID-19 teach us about leadership? We have invited scholars, graduate teaching fellows and mentors at the Peter Lougheed Leadership to contribute their leadership insights on the COVID 19 crisis through a series of articles.

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Host a Stretch Experience

The Stretch Experience is a 200-hour leadership project that provides PLLC scholars with practical, real-world experience. With the support of up to $5,000 in award funding, scholars design and execute a project that:

  • Stretches them beyond their comfort zone;
  • Brings significant social benefit to the community it serves;
  • Builds on the leadership skills learned in the first year of the program; andSupports their future academic or professional goals

PLLC Scholars have used the Stretch Experience to partner with organizations all over the world to tackle issues they are passionate about. 

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PLLC unlocks undergraduate leadership potential.