Staley School of Leadership Studies
Kansas State University
103 Leadership Studies Building
Manhattan, KS 66506

785-532-6542 fax

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spirit of leadership 2014

Celebrate the spirit of leadership!

Join us at the fourth annual Spirit of Leadership on Friday, October 24, 2014!  Created in 2011, this annual event connects alumni, friends, and donors. Enjoy a fun evening of connecting, networking and continuing the conversation of your leadership development while celebrating. 


If you are not able to join us in person for the Spirit of Leadership, we'd love to have you join us electronically for our formal program at 7:45 p.m.  Using Zoom (similar to Skype) you can join us from a phone, tablet or computer!  If you are interested in doing this, please let us know by completing this short registration. 


Friday, October 24, 2014

7:00 p.m. - Social with hors d'oeuvres and drinks

7:45 p.m. - Program with social following

This event will be held at the Leadership Studies Building.  There is no cost to attend the event.


Staying through the weekend?

K-State will celebrate Homecoming week from October 19-25.  Stay updated on the schedule to learn more about the parade and other events.


Questions about the event?  Contact Tamara Bauer at or 785-532-6085




Michael C. Holen Leader in Residence Award

During the program each year we recognize the Michael C. Holen Leader in Residence. The Leader in Residence Award honors outstanding individuals who are exercising leadership in a range of organizational, professional and civic settings. In 2013 we recognized Nabeeha M. Kazi-Hutchins, Managing Director of Humanitas Global Development. This year we will celebrate Mary Jo Myers.

Check out photos from past events:

Photos from 2013 Spirit of Leadership

Photos from 2012 Spirit of Leadership

Photos from 2011 Spirit of Leadership