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Programs & Events

The Office of New Student & Leadership Programs offers a variety of leadership programs to aid you in developing your leadership capacity. Whether you are a first-year student or a graduating senior, we hope you’ll take advantage of one of our many programs.

Fall 2021

Check back on the first day of Fall for events and programs to be hosted by our Office during the semester.

Monday, August 23rd, 2021: Day One Celebration with USG, LBC Pocket Park, from 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Monday, September 13th, 2021: Emerging Leaders Program Application due by 11:59 p.m.

Tuesday, September 21st, 2021: NTC Reading Project Keynote Lecture, Yaa Gyasi, author of Transcendent Kingdom, Dixon Auditorium,  from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Co-Sponsored: Newcomb-Tulane College, New Student & Leadership Programs


Past Programs

Fall 2020

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020: Vision Board Workshop led by Kate Moranski and Andres Gonzalez, Zoom,  from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 30th, 2020: So You Wanna Talk About Race, a talk by Ijeoma Oluo, Zoom Webinar,  from 6:00 -7:30 p.m.
Co-Sponsored: Newcomb Institute, Center for Public Service, Africana Studies, Newcomb-Tulane College

Wednesday, October 14th, 2020: Examining Our Identities As Leaders: A Social Justice Primer with Nicole Ralston, Zoom, from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, October 20th, 2020:  Strengths Finders Workshop with Newcomb Institute Leaders with Lauren Wethers and Andres Gonzalez, Zoom, from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Newcomb Institute Org Leaders Only

Thursday, October 22nd, 2020: Shortcuts, Hot Keys, and Quick Tips for Student Leaders led by Rachel Weber and Anfernee Murray, on Zoom, from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. on Zoom

Wednesday, November 4th, 2020: Courageous Conversations in partnership with LeaderShape, Zoom, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Friday, November 6th, 2020: Courageous Conversations in partnership with LeaderShape, Zoom, from 12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 10th, 2020: Courageous Conversations in partnership with LeaderShape, Zoom, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 11th, 2020: A Conversation with House of Tulip Co-Founders Mariah Moore & Milan Nicole Sherry, on Zoom Webinar, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Co-Sponsored: Office for Gender & Sexual Diversity

Tuesday, November 17th, 2020: Clarifying Your Goals led by Dr. Kourtney Gray and Drew  Pearson, Zoom, from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m.

Friday, December 11th, 2020: Courageous Conversations (Faculty & Staff Edition) in partnership with LeaderShape, Zoom, from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Spring 2021

Thursday, February 4th, 2021: Courageous Conversations with LeaderShape and Dr. Gray, Zoom, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. CT

Monday, February 8th, 2021: Facilitating Dialogic Conversations Across Difference led by Amari Boyd and Nina M. Tissi-Gassoway, Ph.D., Zoom, 6:00 p.m. CT

Tuesday, February 23rd through Thursday, February 25: Rising Tide Leadership Summit, Zoom, Time: 6:00 - 8:30 p.m. CT

Wednesday, March 10th, 2021: When they Call You a Terrorist: A Black Lives Matter Dialogue with Patrisse Cullors, 6:00 - 7:10 p.m. CT
Co-Sponsored: Carolyn Barber Pierre Center for Intercultural Life, Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, Students Organizing Against Racism (SOAR), Asian American Student Union (AASU), India Association of Tulane University (IATU), Gender Exploration Society (GES), Queer Student Alliance (QSA), Undergraduate Student Government (USG), Gender and Sexuality Advisory Council (GSAC). 

Thursday, April 15th, 2021: Emergent Strategy: Shaping Change, Changing Worlds, a talk by adrienne maree brown, Zoom, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. CT
This event is funded through the Millie and Alan Bradley Leadership Gift, Co-sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs, Office of New Student & Leadership Programs, Newcomb-Tulane College, Carolyn Barber Pierre Center for Intercultural Life, Office of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion, and The Well for Health Promotion. 

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021: Crest Awards & Leadership Medallion Ceremony Virtual Presentation, Zoom, Start time 6 p.m. CT

Click here for more information: Crest Awards & Leadership Medallion