The Leadership ISU learning community provides highly interactive experiences that create opportunities for students to be leaders on campus, shape change in their communities, and establish a professional network leading to success at Iowa State and after graduation.
Leadership ISU (LISU) is a leadership-focused Learning Community designed to help students develop the capacity for practicing leadership on campus and preparing them to impact organizational and community-based change. This learning community is partnered with Campus Leadership Development (LD ST 270), a course designed for students who want to learn about exemplary leadership practices and engage in experiential campus leadership opportunities.
Student Engagement is also a critical partner providing key connections for students in this learning community to lead the amazing possibilities for students at Iowa State. This learning community provides highly interactive experiences that create opportunities for students to be leaders on campus, shape change in their communities, and establish a professional network leading to success at Iowa State and after graduation.
Through LD ST 270 and Student Engagement, students will participate in dynamic lectures, engage in student-centered discussions, participate in large and small group activities, and identify opportunities to build community within the group as well as network with others on campus. LD ST program faculty, Student Engagement consultants, and peer mentors ensure students feel supported in their academic growth and leadership development.
All students in any major are eligible to join Leadership ISU.
Leadership ISU and LD ST 270 are open to all students, though specifically geared toward first-year and transfer students. All students that enroll in LD ST 270 will be a part of the Leadership ISU Learning Community.
Faculty and Staff Contact Information
KP Williams, Ph.D.