Develop Your Leadership Skills

PLLC catalyzes leadership development at the University of Alberta and beyond.

Find out what we offered last year and get a feel for our programming in our latest PLLC Annual Report:

2020-21 PLLC Annual Report
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Graduate Students

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

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Upcoming Events

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Presentation: Lougheed College Lectures sponsored by Syncrude features Jesse Lipscombe

Free, public event offered online on Thursday, February 3 at 7 PM. 

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Workshop: Human-Centered Change Leadership

Graduate leadership development for graduate, professional and law students from any post-secondary institution on December 7 at 3 PM.

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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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PLLC unlocks leadership potential in Alberta.

"So far, the PLLC has fundamentally changed the way I view the world. Being able to hear the diverse perspectives and experiences of these people has provided me with a lot of insight as to how I can continue to develop myself. I really appreciate the constant support from the peers, mentors, and staff within the PLLC. The constant and purposeful learning in and out of the classroom is unparalleled to any learning I have experienced before. 

- Aaron Chris Manalo, Weatherill Family Award recipient, PLLC scholar and undergrad in the Faculties of Science and Education.