Leadership and Positive Psychology Conference Set for March 19

Posted: March 12, 2010 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: March 15, 2010 at 10:41 am

A conference examining the intersection of leadership and positive psychology will be held on Mason’s Fairfax Campus on Friday, March 19, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the Student Union Building II Ballroom.

“Positivity: The Leadership Tipping Point” is the theme of the conference, which is sponsored by Mason’s Center for Consciousness and Transformation and MasonLeads.

The conference is open to faculty, staff, alumni, students, CAA member institutions, local organizations, community members and businesses.

The program features internationally recognized authors and scholars on leadership and positive psychology, including Todd Kashdan, Mason professor of psychology and author of “Curious?”; and Tojo Thatchenkery, Mason professor of public policy and co-author of “Appreciative Intelligence.”

Registration fees apply. Learn more about the conference and register online.

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