Greek Life provides students with opportunities for leadership and problem-solving
skills that are necessary in today’s society. Members can participate as a chapter
officer or as a member of one of the committees that each chapter maintains. There
are also opportunities for members to become actively involved in Student Government,
Interfraternity Council, Panhellenic Council, and other chartered student organizations.
In addition, there are over 60 registered student organizations at WC, all providing
leadership opportunities to Greeks. Fraternities and sororities encourage active participation
in leadership experiences. Members find this to be an integral part of a well-rounded
Workshops are available at any time throughout the academic year and are open to any
Washington College student who is interested in developing his/her leadership skills.
Topics range from: Presentation Skills, Conflict Resolution, Public Speaking, Identifying
Your Leadership Style, and many more.
Individual/Group Consultation and Mentoring
The Office of Student Engagement Programs staff is available to work with particular
groups or individuals seeking to improve their individual leadership skills as well
as the functioning of their organization. In the past, student organizations have
taken advantage of this offering to address group issues such as listening, communication,
trust building, and many others.