Become a Leader

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Leadership skills are highly valued by employers—and they're fun to develop!

Resources to help you hone your leadership skills

Why Study Leadership?: This article explains why every position one holds during their lives, at one time or another, will require that person to be able to exhibit good leadership skills.

Connect with Student Leadership and Community Development (SCLD) to find out about ways you can get involved in leadership, community and York pride. SCLD has links to different peer leader programs on campus and provides peer leader training and certificate programs for student leaders. There's also information about York's groundbreaking annual "Leadershape" event. Don't miss out on great opportunities to develop your leadership skills through SCLD!