Presidential Leadership Certificate

Presidential Leadership

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Once you complete the Gold Leadership Certificate, you may move onto the Presidential Certificate.

As a result of this program, you will be able to:

  • Recognize and challenge your own assumptions as well as those of others
  • Draw out and understand the thoughts and perspectives of others
  • Engage in meaningful dialog about complex issues
  • Participate in democratic engagement and civic learning within your community

Overview of Presidential Leadership Certificate Program Requirements:

  • Small Group Facilitation at the Annual Leadership Kick-Off event
  • Complete GEP 303: Leadership and Society. As part of this course, participants will:
    • Engage in class discussions around a variety of topics
    • Read Learning as a Way of Leading: Lessons from the Struggle for Social Justice by Preskill and Brookfield
    • Attend a local governance meeting
    • Complete a Future Plan for Leadership
    • Complete a Resume and Co-Curricular Transcript
  • Complete a semester-long Leadership Practicum experience with a local community partner
  • Present the Leadership Practicum at Scholars Day

Registration for the Presidential Leadership Certificate is completed by emailing us directly after completion of the Gold Certificate.

Last Updated 8/15/18

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