Students may attend any workshop that interests them. Most workshops are embedded into the student’s daily schedule except for a few which will be from 8-9 am on Mondays.  If a student attends six or more workshops throughout the year, they will be awarded a Hiatt Center Institute Certificate of Completion. Students will be sent more information about each workshop along with a registration link where they can sign up to attend. These emails are sent from

Facilitation Skills

Learn how to facilitate productive meetings that set your group up for success; required for affinity group leaders
Tuesday, September 18, 2018, 11:50 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Cultivating Leadership in Sports

Building community amount teammates
Tuesday, September 25, 2018, X-Block

New Connections

Explore similarities and differences in pairs through guided questions. Build on these revelations through a drawing activity led by visiting artist, Bren Bataclan
Friday, October 5, 2018, 11:50 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Facilitated by: Bren Bataclan

Identity and Spheres of Influence

Reflect on the multiple identities you hold. Explore how you can change and encourage growth in communities by leveraging these identities 
Friday, November 30, 2018 11:50 a.m. – 12:50 p.m.

Resume Workshop

Tell your story through a resume you can use for summer jobs and volunteer experiences
Date: Friday, December 14, 2018, 11:50 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Facilitated by: College Counseling Office

Should I do Something?

Practice deciding whether to sit back or stand up in difficult situations. Learn different reactions and effective ways to intervene
Friday, January 11, 2019 11:50 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Student-led Community Events

Student leaders work with the Director of Hiatt Center and Director of Student Engagement and Inclusion to create a series of unique events and workshops for the Upper School. They are designed to affirm identity, build community, cultivate leadership, and explore social justice topics. Past events and workshop topics include: communication for social change, the meaning of feminism, understanding privilege, and more.
Date: Friday, February 15, Friday, April 12, Friday, April 26, and Friday, May 17 11:50 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Facilitated by: Liz Latour, Michelle Wildes, and 12th grade students

Plan for Success

Create a strategic plan for your Club while working on your Club application; required for Club leaders
Date: Thursday, May 9, 2019, 11:50 a.m.-12:20 p.m. and 2:25-2:55 p.m.
Facilitated by: Liz Skinner and Michelle Wildes

Hiatt Summer Fellowship Training

Prepare to impact your community this summer; required for Hiatt Summer Fellows
Date: Monday, June 3, 8-9 a.m.
Facilitated by: Liz Skinner and Michelle Wildes


Questions? Email The Hiatt Center.