Leadership Programs

The Memorial Union & Student Activities offers leadership education, training, and development opportunities that work to meet the needs and interests of all UNH students. The goal is to provide students with opportunity to explore and develop their individual potential for leadership. 

Leadership Labs

Leadership Labs is a series of hands-on, engaging workshops that provide students with the opportunity to learn and practice leadership skills, and to dissect and discuss salient leadership challenges our community and broader society are facing. All workshops at 5pm-6:30pm in the Strafford Room.

Date Program Description
9/14 Navigating Personal And Political Conflict in the Community Now more than ever, navigating differences in beliefs (political and otherwise) can be challenging. This engaging workshop will not only give you the tips and tricks to have these difficult conversations, but you will have the opportunity to practice these conversations with your peers. Join the MUB, Psychological and Counseling Services (PACS), and Residential Life for Navigating Personal and Political Conflict.
10/12 Creating an Inclusive Environment for People with Disabilities Whether you are planning events for your student organization, programs as an RA for your residents, or you are a TA teaching a recitation course, it is our job to make our environment as accessible as possible for all people. In this hands-on workshop, you will be guided through best practices for planning programs, events, and classes so that people, regardless of identity or ability, feel welcome and included. Join the MUB, Student Accessibility Services (SAS), and Recreation, Management, and Policy (RMP) for Creating a More Inclusive Environment for People with Disabilities.
11/9 Become an Upstander

Being able to stand up for and support your peers that have a multitude of identities is a lifelong skill that has application in every facet of life. But, what does it truly mean to be an upstander? And how can you be a better ally? Find out in this engaging training with our friends from The Beauregard Center!

11/30 Women's Leadership Panel This University is lucky to house some extraordinary women leaders that have accomplished great strides in their fields. In this program, you will learn leadership lessons from their personal experiences and how their identity as women has shaped their leadership journey. Join the MUB in learning from and celebrating UNH’s finest!


Lead UNH

January 20-23, 2022

Lead UNH is a 4-day, 3-night immersive experience for students that are excited to begin their leadership journey. Through the lens of positive social change, student will be challenged to make an impact in their community by developing their leadership identity, exploring group dynamics, examining leadership challenges from a systemic perspective, and committing to intentional and actionable transformation. They will also have the opportunity to build lasting connections with other students and staff from across UNH.