MSU Leadership Institute

Inspiring MSU students to become leaders who serve as catalysts for positive change

MSU Leadership Institute 


Neil deGrasse Tyson

 March 4

7:30 p.m.

Brick Breeden Fieldhouse

More information about Neil deGrasse Tyson

ASMSU and MSU Leadership Institute announce livestream for MSU students!  details

Spring 2015 Programs & Workshops

Shiza & Malala

Annual Martin Luther King Day Lecture

Bozeman will celebrate the life and work of Martin Luther King, Jr., with a program sponsored by Humanities Montana, several MSU Offices, Bozeman-area schools  and local organizations. Renowned portrait artist, author and advocate for human rights, Robert Shetterly, will give a public presentation on January 20th at 7 p.m. at the Crawford Theater in the Emerson. 



Spring 2015 Leadership Summit

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Renew You: Personal Development for Success and Inspiration

Dates: Friday, February 27th – Saturday February 28th, 2015
Location: Secret
Cost: $15
Who: Open to all MSU students, limited space available

The Spring 2015 Leadership Summit is a unique experience that will provide you with an opportunity to get away from the stress of everyday life and rediscover your passion and inspiration. You will be challenged to take an introspective look into your personal leadership style and will attempt to gain a deeper understanding of yourself and what drives you.

This overnight retreat will focus on an activity-centered learning environment that includes areas such as organization, discovering your inner balance, and the role humor can play in being an effective leader. You will have the opportunity to participate in both fun and relaxing activities and will hear from many highly successful professionals from a variety of fields.   

Register. Applications are due by February 20 at 5:00 p.m.



Leadership Institute
The new living, learning community option, in North Hedges next year, will encourage involvement, engagement and leadership. More news


Leadership Staff with Maya Angelou

Maya Angelou with the Leadership Institute.

Founded in 1997 by the Associated Students of Montana State University to provide leadership opportunities and inspiration to students, the MSU Leadership Institute offers answers, resources, and connections for the future leaders of business, government, and education. Acting as a catalyst to the awakening of students' natural leadership skills, communication abilities, and creativity, the Institute empowers students to do more.

The Leadership Institute will lead Montana forward by generating further student involvement through increased leadership connections, trainings, film series, dynamic lunch discussions, and quality keynote speakers. Students will be constantly challenged to think deeper about their current leadership roles and their future impact. By leveraging powerful ideas into action, the Leadership Institute provides an environment for growing student leadership innovations.


To donate to the MSU Leadership Institute click on the above link to access the MSU Foundation online donation form. Be sure to use the "Other" blank when choosing the designation for your gift to indicate that you want your donation to go to the MSU Leadership Institute.