Black Excellence MASTERCLASS Workshops


Black Excellence is excited to bring the MASTERCLASS Professional Development Workshop Series to students at Wichita State University! We designed and will facilitate these engaging workshops to deliver results in supporting your leadership skills and professional development. Learn how to unlock your potential by taking part in something greater.

Fall 2022 Workshops


Topic 1: BE Perspective - Higher Education
6-7 p.m.
Wednesday, September 14
Rhatigan Student Center 262

This workshop will engage students in considering furthering their studies and how to prepare and plan ahead with engaging discussion and academic planning. Participants are encouraged to explore education beyond studies and into a profession.


Topic 2: Intersectionality & Identity Development
6-7 p.m.
Wednesday, October 12
Rhatigan Student Center 142

This workshop encourages participants to explore their multifaceted identities and address the role self-love plays in their professional identity.


Topic 3: Enhancing Leadership
6-7 p.m.
Wednesday, November 9
Rhatigan Student Center 262

This workshop will spark participants to explore their leadership and professional development and provide participants with essential tools and wisdom needed to become active and engaged leaders in our communities.


Topic 4: Empowering Black Identity in the Workplace
6-7 p.m.
Wednesday, December 7
Rhatigan Student Center 262

This workshop will assist students in navigating through difficult conversations surrounding their identities in the workplace, considering diverse mindsets and creative ability through their work, and to encourage the acceptance of being authentically who they are in their careers.

For more information, contact the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at (316) 978-3034.