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Session 1 - 11:00am-Noon

Self-Care in Leadership: How to Sustain Your Health and Prevent Burnout  - Hilary Corna - SESSION FILLED

When leaders are passionate and driven, they can often put the needs of others ahead of their own. Over time, this leads to stress, burnout, and feelings of being overwhelmed. In this session, learn about morning routines, evening routines, and life hacks for sustaining your health and preventing chronic illness in college and beyond. 

Calm Your Mind & Awaken Your Body through Yoga/Breath Practice – Cheryl Passel - SESSION FILLED

Yoga is an extremely potent agent of transformation, and not simply a form of exercise. The first part of this class will emphasize the poses (asanas) combined with proper breathing (pranayama), inner awareness and alignment.  The second half of the class will focus on slow stretches and a short meditation with the intention of promoting relaxation.

DARE-Dreams Are Reachable Endeavors – Jeneise Briggs, Greg Robinson, Mia McDonald - SESSION FILLED

I've always dreamed of traveling on an airplane when I was a little girl growing up in the rural areas of St. Ann Jamaica. In fact, I used to wave at the airplanes as they jetted across the sky and disappear behind the clouds. What's your dream? Join Dr. Jeneise Briggs and three other panelists as they share their personal journey of transcending boundaries and overcoming barriers that were designed to keep them from achieving their dreams. It is hoped that attendees will leave this session empowered and inspired as they pursue their own passions and dreams.


Are Good Leaders Made or Born?  - Sean Fitzpatrick

Participants will learn about the research surrounding leadership development, with a bit of a focus on sport, but taking many of those lessons to other avenues of leadership.

Dare to…Ask THE Question – Mary Klein

The workshop explores the connection between self-awareness and effective leadership. What questions should we ask ourselves if we are going to achieve the sort of insights necessary for competent leadership?

Session 2 - 1:00-2:00pm

I Do A Thing Called "I Want" – Jim Gray, Moreen Carvan, Jeneise Briggs, Diana Johnson, Jessica Little - SESSION FILLED

 Are you surprised to know that attending Marian University is more than sitting in a classroom playing with a cellphone waiting for class to be over?  Meet Marian students who WANT to do something.  These students want to use their creativity, and imagination, while leading events at Marian.  They want to persist in order to get the job done.  They want to share their challenges associated with student diligence towards degree completion and having fun along the way.  You are invited to join us at this session where all want to be a Sabre and be proud of it.  Marian case studies will be shared to maximize student discussion and analysis regarding I Do a Thing Called "I Want."


Dare to Be the "I" in a TEAM – Garry Moïse

This interactive session aims to explore various ways participants can use their own individuality to contribute to collective success. Participants will discuss how to promote what they can offer to teams at various organizational settings. Five key concepts on behaviors and attitudes, which are critical in a team setting, will be presented in the context of individuality in teamwork. In the end, participant will reflect on how these concepts can lead to long-lasting winning outcomes for their teams.

Dare to Transform:  Wholehearted Leadership – Jennifer Farvour - SESSION FILLED

In this interactive session, we will explore Brene Brown's premise from her book, Daring Greatly. Being open and vulnerable allows leaders to transform, not only themselves, but the organizations they lead.  We will discuss how to use the concepts of self-awareness, being present, owning mistakes, and asking for help cultivate courage and transformation,


Dare to Serve – Cathy Mathweg & Sr. Edie Crews

The goal of a purposeful life is service.  Come to this workshop and find out ways to be of service to the Marian Community and others. We will brainstorm ways that you can live the CORE VALUE of Service as a Marian University student.


Dare to…Persevere - Arletta Allen

Choices made in the face of adversity that describe the moments that brought me to this moment.  A personal story from Arletta Allen.