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Southwest Leadership Institute (SLI)

The Southwest Leadership Institute (SLI) is designed to build and improve leadership skills by exploring the challenges of committing to a leadership position in an ever changing college environment for emerging and existing leaders.

2014 Southwest Leadership Institute Retreat

Congratulations to the Southwest students that attended the Student Leadership Institute this summer in Paris Landing State Park. The Clubs and Organizations they represented were the Student Government Association, Campus Activity Board, The Southwest Source, Ambassadors, Radiology Club, Project M.O.S.T., Cheerleaders, Club of the Arts, Dietetics Club, Phi Theta Kappa and the Honors Program.

Prerequisite(s): Must be in an approved Southwest organization

List of Topics:

  • Conflict Resolution
    • "How to Deal with Your Peers"
  • Communication Skills for Leaders
    • "How to Say It"
  • Leadership Styles
    • "Center Stage"
  • Leadership Challenges
    • "Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde"

For more details call 901-333-4178 or 901-333-5380.