The Leadership Award recognizes students who are making a positive impact on the Walla Walla University campus by coordinating events that get students involved with campus life thereby enriching the campus of Walla Walla University. We want to recognize these Leaders by giving them a monetary award.

Events and Groups Funded by the Leadership Award

Tasty Tuesday
Waffle Wednesday
Ultimate Frisbee
Outdoor Adventure
Women’s Communication Group
Bible Study Group
Open Gym Night

How to Get Awarded

People who are looking to apply for the leadership award must respond to the five following questions via email sent to schuler.luce@wallawalla.edu:

  1. What is your Name, Major, and Class Standing?
  2. What activities do you plan on, or currently lead out in here on campus?
  3. How do these activities contribute to the campus life of Walla Walla University?
  4. When, Where, and How often do you plan on, or currently hold these activities?
  5. What is your vision for your activities? How do you plan on getting people involved?

2013-14 Leadership Award Recipients

Name: Tyler Martin
Class Standing/Major: Junior Theology Major
Group Name: Philadelphia Collective – A group focused on deep discussion of tough trials, reaching out, community building, and walking together on the Christian journey in search of the true character of Christ. Confidentiality, Sharing, and a Focus on Christ.
When: Thursdays, 7:00 pm (All are welcome)
Where: 128 W. Whitman (Brown house across from Rigby)
Contact: tyler.martin@wallawalla.edu

Name: Elliot Fletcher‬
Class Standing/Major: Freshman Nursing Major
Group Name: Church of Philadelphia
This Church service provides a unique, student-led worship service focused on fellowship, friendship and walking with Christ. It is a safe environment for sharing of personal testimonies, and learning about the Love of Christ.
When: Saturday Mornings, 10:00 am
Where: 128 West Whitman (Brown House across from Rigby)
Contact: Elliot.fletcher@wallawalla.edu

Name: Liesl Cole
Class Standing/Major: Senior Biology Major
What: Taco Thursday – Bring your favorite toppings to share with others! Plates, utensils, shells, beans and rice are provided. All are welcome. Come make new friends and leave with a full heart and stomach!
When: Tuesdays, 5:30 pm (All are welcome)
Where: Hallmark #11
Contact: Liesl.cole@wallawalla.edu

Name: Christopher Reeve
Class Standing/Major: Senior Biology Major
Group Name: Waffle Wednesdays – Bring your favorite toppings to their place! Fresh pressed waffles, plates, utensils are provided. Leave with a full stomach and new friends!
Where: 125 SW 4th St.
When: Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00 pm (All are welcome)
Contact: squirtler@sbcglobal.net

Name: Stephen Farr
Class Standing/Major: Sophomore Theology Major
Group Name: Prayer, Praise, and Popcorn
This group meets after vespers and members join each other in prayer and praise to Jesus Christ. They also enjoy a world-class gourmet popcorn bar!
When: Friday nights after Vespers
Where: The Prayer House
Contact: Stephen.farr@wallawalla.edu

Name: Asher Matthews
Class Standing/Major: Sophomore Psychology Major
Group Name: Students for Equality
This group provides a safe environment for conversation and promotes awareness about the fair treatment of LGTBQ students here on the WWU campus.
When: Thursday evenings at 8:00 pm
Where: Eagle Cap Conference Room (Upstairs in the library)
Contact: asher.matthews@wallawalla.edu

Name: Logan Villarreal
Class Standing/Major: Senior Bioengineering Major
Group Name: Manhunt
Enjoy running from shadow to shadow all across campus, making it to all the checkpoints, while trying your best to avoid being spotted by guards driving around with spotlights!
When: Friday nights after Vespers
Where: 125 SW 4th St. College Place, Wa
Contact: logan.villarreal@wallawalla.edu