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Important Update:

UCO COVID-19 protocols remain in place for the spring 2021 semester. Masks are required on campus when around others. Students, faculty and staff directly exposed to or test positive for COVID-19 should fill out UCO's COVID-19 Self-Reporting form. To learn more about current operations, view the university's coronavirus webpage. View a list of UCO's virtual services

Lessons in Leadership is UCO’s unique speaker series which features outstanding metro, state, national and global leaders from a variety of backgrounds once a week. Students who choose to take the course for credit may earn either 1 or 3 credit hours. This fall semester course focuses on developing student's individual leadership capacity and presenting numerous viewpoints and personal anecdotal lessons from varying leaders.

Lessons in Leadership meets Tuesday mornings each fall semester from 9:30-10:30 a.m. in Constitution Hall, Nigh University Center, unless noted otherwise. Each presentation is open to the entire university student body, faculty and staff. To attend a speaker virtually, please e-mail to obtain Zoom information. 


2020 Speaker Schedule

Sept. 1: Sister Rosemary Nyirumbe, Sewing Hope Foundation

Sept. 8: Adam Pugh, Oklahoma State Senator

Sept. 22: David Holt, Oklahoma City Mayor

Sept. 29: Stevie Johnson (aka Dr. View), Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan Center

Oct.  6: Cyndi Munson, Oklahoma State Representative

Oct. 20: Ramu Damodoron, United Nations Academic Impact

Oct. 27: Pat Hall and Jim Dunlap, Majority Plus

Nov. 10: Charlie Price and Emily Lang, Price/Lang Consulting

Nov. 24: Patti Neuhold-Ravikumar, UCO President 


 For additional information or questions about the program, email Leadership Central or call 405-974-5560.