The Ted Rogers Leadership Centre provides a range of opportunities for undergraduate students to learn, engage in discussion, and build skills related to leadership. The Leadership Centre has also taken an active role in working with the Ted Rogers Students’ Society and the Co-op mentorship program.
André Serero (Founder and Lead of the Top 200 Program) is also the Honorary President to the Ted Rogers Students’ Society. André provides coaching and mentorship to the Ted Rogers Students’ Society's executive team. He also assists the executive team members with their own personalized leadership development. In addition, André acts as a special resource to the 29 student groups that fall within the Ted Rogers Student Society's umbrella.
Co-op Connect provides new Ted Rogers Co-op students with a senior peer mentor, who provides support and guidance throughout the pursuit of their first Co-op Work Term. In partnership with the Ted Rogers Leadership Centre, Co-op Connect delivers leadership training to the peer mentors to develop their understanding of effective coaching and mentorship. The Ted Rogers Leadership Centre also provides training to the student mentees on how to effectively manage their mentorship relationships with their peer mentor.
The first competition was held in 2016, with subsequent competitions in 2017, 2018 and 2019. The winners were:
The 2020 competition will be held virtually in November