The Currently Involved Column is a weekly column that highlights campus events. This week in the Office of Student Involvement at the University of Missouri-St. Louis:

  • Registration for the 2018 Women’s Leadership Institute is now open. The Women’s Leadership Institute aims to enhance leadership abilities, increase awareness of personal skills, and assist women in developing learning strategies to help them successfully navigate their professional and personal lives and create positive sustainable change in their communities. The third annual Women’s Leadership Institute will take place March 16 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Millennium Student Center. To register for this event, please visit For more information, contact Coordinator for Leadership Education Xavier Blackwell at 314-516-5291 or


  • Applications for Alternative Spring Break are now available. Participate in meaningful service to impact change related to a social issue during a portion of Spring Break (March 25 through March 29). An alternative break engages a group of students in service and community-based learning, typically for a week. The program is centered on creating transformative, experiential learning experiences for students through regional, campus-community partnerships. This year we are heading back to Memphis. The trip is $200, with a $25 refundable deposit and application due by 6 p.m. on February 28. Travel, lodging, most meals, and entertainment are included. Learn more and apply at


  • University Program Board is hosting their next Explore STL this March 3. There’s never been a better time to experience “CHICAGO,” Broadway’s longest-running, American musical. Come join UPB for an unforgettable show!  Tickets are available for purchase now in the Office of Student Involvement.

The Office of Student Involvement can be contacted at 314-516-5291 or