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February 2022 | Souza Leadership Center Updates

  • The RFK Young Leaders Program, a national college student leadership program of RFK Human Rights organization, is launching their first Chapter in California chapter at UC Merced! Learn how to get involved here!

  • Save the Date! 2022 Leadership Conference Announced: Saturday, September 24, 2022! Learn more

  • Stay up-to-date with The Souza Leadership Center! Click here to join our mailing list

  • Meet with us! We're happy to schedule meetings on Zoom if you'd like to talk to us to learn more about leadership opportunities. Simply send an email to us at Lead@UCMerced.eud. Jess Evora, Associate Director, or Lidia Haile, Programming & Operations Student Lead, will be happy to meet with you!

  • University-wide COVID-19 operations information can be found here. 


Our Hours | Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

  • We are available 9am - 5pm Monday through Friday. 

  • We do have several programs that run in the evening as well.

  • Office Location (Kolligian Library 172): The Souza Leadership Center is located on the first floor of Kolligian Library, Suite 172 (KL 172). The office can be accessed through our outdoor entrance on Scholars Lane directly across from the New Beginnings statue. Our Center is located right next door to the Campus Snack Stop. 


Contact us!

Lidia Haile, Programming & Operations Student Lead |

  • Meetings available via Zoom, Microsot Teams, or In-Person

Brian O'Bruba, Executive Director, Office of Leadership, Service and Career

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