Becoming Woodsworthy Leadership Certificate Program

What is Becoming Woodsworthy?

  • An emerging Woodsworth College leader program that supports students in developing a philosophy of leadership, learning basic leadership skills and exploring effective ways to get involved.
  • A six-week cohort program that connects students to the Woodsworth community.
  • A curriculum that has been implemented, assessed, and revised through several iterations across campus for the last two years.
  • A program where you get to meet new people and have some fun at the same time!

Who is this program for?

  • Woodsworth College students interested in getting more involved in the UofT campus community and developing their leadership skills.
  • Students who are interested in applying for any type of peer mentor or leadership position on campus (executive club/council members, residence/commuter don, orientation coordinators/leaders, volunteers for the CCP, etc)

Benefits for participants

  • Be provided with opportunities to develop and enhance a personal philosophy of leadership that includes understanding of self, others and community.
  • Be better prepared for your educational experience, leadership and involvement opportunities.
  • Explore effective ways to get involved and make a difference.
  • Be recognized as a potential leader.
  • Network with Woodsworth and UofT clubs, organizations and campus offices.
  • Connect with a community of students that desire to learn m ore about their own leadership capabilities.

All sessions will take place in the William Waters Lounge (Woodsworth College Residence – 321 Bloor Street West) from 10:00am-12:00pm.

Note: If you have an accommodation need for this series, please e-mail Janice Asiimwe ( directly, and we will do our best to make appropriate arrangement.

Winter 2019 – Register Below Today!

  • January 25 – What is Leadership? An Introduction
  • February 1  – Self-Discovery and Becoming Your Own Leader (StrengthsQuest)
  • February 8 – Visioning
  • February 15 – Equity 101
  • March 1 – Communication & Conflict Resolution
  • March 8 – Achieving Balance as a Student Leader / Moving Forward (Featuring an Upper-Year Panel)

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