USD Hosts Emerging Leaders Institute

Photo of USD Flag. The Emerging Leaders Institute is this weekend, Feb. 17-18.

VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota will host the Emerging Leaders Institute this weekend, Feb. 17-18.

The two-day event will showcase different student organizations and teach leadership skills through small and large group sessions and interactive learning activities. The program is also designed to motivate student leaders to initiate change in their community while creating a spirit of camaraderie and teamwork among USD’s emerging leaders.

The institute costs $10 which covers the strengthsfinder assessment. Food, housing and transportation is provided.

To learn more information, visit the institute page.


Founded in 1862 and the first university in the Dakotas, the University of South Dakota is the only public liberal arts university in the state, with 198 undergraduate and 79 graduate programs in the College of Arts & Sciences, School of Education, School of Law, Sanford School of Medicine, School of Health Sciences, Beacom School of Business and College of Fine Arts. With an enrollment of more than 10,000 students and more than 400 faculty, USD has a 16:1 student/faculty ratio, and it ranks among the best in academics and affordability. USD’s 18 athletic programs compete at the NCAA Division I level.


Hailie Warren
USD News