Professional Development

PLLC invites you to develop your leadership skills through lectures and workshops. Professional development opportunities currently available:

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Lougheed College Lectures

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This series offers the U of A and members of the public the opportunity to hear from some of today's most inspirational, influential, and innovative visiting scholars and practitioners of leadership. These free evening sessions have featured guests including Shawna Pandya, Todd Babiak, Kim Katrin and Tiq Milan, Mark Tewksbury, and more.

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Diversity in Diplomacy: A Speaker Series

In partnership with University of Alberta International and Intersections of Gender, we jointly host the Diversity in Diplomacy speaker series to offer a EDI perspective on diplomatic service. The next event features Nadia Theodore, Consul General of Canada to the Southeastern United States on August 25 at 11:00 a.m. MDT.

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Watch the first event featuring Lucia C. Piazza, U.S. Consul General to Alberta, Saskatchewan, and the Northwest Territories, in "Working Around the Globe as an LGBT+ Diplomat." 

More events to be announced.

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