leadership

Characteristics of Great Leaders and Organizations

Characteristics of Great Leaders and Organizations

WRITTEN BY: Candace Gunn, Frontier College Club Exec. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry once said, “If you want to build a ship, don’t drum up the men to gather wood, divide the work, and give orders. Instead, teach them to yearn for the vast and…

Calling all students! Apply to the 2017 U of T Cressy Awards

Calling all students! Apply to the 2017 U of T Cressy Awards

WRITTEN BY: Aisalyn Templin (Programming Coordinator with Student Life & Alumni Relations) Do you consider yourself to be a leader on campus? Do you think you have what it takes to win a Gordon Cressy Student Leadership award? Student leaders invest in…

Sticky Situations: A Leader’s Perspective

WRITTEN BY: Daniel Oh, President – University of Toronto Sports and Business Association Throughout their terms almost all student leaders will encounter difficult situations when it comes to leading their teams. For some students, the process of dealing with these…

Finding Your Home at U of T: A Story of the MUN community

Finding Your Home at U of T: A Story of the MUN community

WRITTEN BY: Stanley Treivus, Outgoing Vice-President of UNSOC Photos By: Joanna Amores & Stanley Treivus Nearly three years ago, I, like many others, came to U of T not knowing what to expect. Being a first-year at the time and…

Why Do We Do It: What Motivates Student Leaders?

Why Do We Do It: What Motivates Student Leaders?

WRITTEN BY: Annette Latoszewski, President, University of Toronto Jiu Jitsu Club, and the Polish Students’ Association You either know who they are or you’re one yourself –a student leader. They’re often difficult to make plans with, not because they’re disorganized,…

Peace by PEACE: Teaching Children, Teaching Myself

WRITTEN BY: Cindy Zhang, Fundraising Director, Peace by PEACE The educational system focuses on academic achievements as bench mark for being successful. However, we all know by now that in order to become a leader and a successful member of…