Spartan Legacy Training Academy

Spartan Legacy Traning workshop information

Become a change agent. The Spartan Legacy Training Academy is a series of workshops engaging the intersection of social justice and holistic development. Benefits include a Certificate of Completion, networking, and personal and professional development.

*Student participants must attend at least (3) three workshops during their SJSU academic career to earn a certificate.

Upcoming Programs:

SPARTAN LEGACY TRAINING ACADEMY: BUILDING RESILIENCE FOR LIFE AND LEADERSHIP SUCCESS
WEDNESDAY, MAY 1ST 12:00 - 1:00PM
MEETING ROOM 4B 2ND FLOOR - STUDENT UNION
Resilience is the ability to cope with the challenges, problems and set-backs we face in life, and to become stronger as a result of them. The importance of resilience lies in the benefits it can bring to individuals, teams, and organizations. In this workshop, you will learn the value and traits of a resilient person, assess your own resilience and understand how to begin developing resilience in others as a leader.

SPARTAN LEGACY TRAINING ACADEMY: MAKE A STATEMENT - GRAD CAP DECORATING PARTY
TUESDAY, MAY 7TH 3:00 - 6:00PM
MEETING ROOM 1A 2ND FLOOR - STUDENT UNION
Make a statement with the CCCAC and decorate a graduation cap so you can stand out in the crowd.

 

Past Programs:

SPARTAN LEGACY TRAINING ACADEMY: THE ART OF THE PROTEST
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 5 11:00AM - 12:00PM
MEETING ROOM 1B 2ND FLOOR - STUDENT UNION
Rally together with your fellow spartans and learn what it is to protest during times of political change. This workshop will encourage students to get involved and make powerful personal and visual statements that promote social change locally, globally, and campus wide.

SPARTAN LEGACY TRAINING ACADEMY: SOCIAL JUSTICE SEWING ACADEMY
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28 3:00 - 6:00PM
MEETING ROOM 1A - 2ND FLOOR - STUDENT UNION
Piecing together student voices, textile art, and community in a 21st century sewing circle. Join the CCCAC for a transformative experience that will help to promote togetherness and bring attention to social justice issues that are most important to us.

SPARTAN LEGACY TRAINING ACADEMY: SJSU SPEAKS
TUESDAY, MARCH 19 4:00 - 5:00PM
MEETING ROOM 4A 2ND FLOOR - STUDENT UNION
This YouthSpeaks workshop will build on our collective strength and knowledge to draw lyrical maps leading us home to our own power and identity. We will explore the people, places, and movements that brought us here today and that continue to form who we are as we grow.

SPARTAN LEGACY TRAINING ACADEMY: NAVIGATING MICROAGGRESSIONS W/ DR DAWN LEE TU
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17TH 12:00 - 1:00PM
MEETING ROOM 2A 2ND FLOOR - STUDENT UNION
Microaggressions are the everyday verbal, nonverbal, and environmental slights, snubs, or insults, whether intentional or unintentional, which communicate hostile, derogatory, or negative messages to target persons based solely upon their marginalized group membership. This workshop will provide a basic understanding of what microaggressions are, their impact, and strategies for self-advocacy when you have experienced a microaggression. Come join us and learn from Dr. Dawn Lee Tu about how to navigate microaggressions in the classroom, work place, and everyday life.