Emerging Leaders (EL) is a spring semester, University-sponsored student leadership program designed to further the development of the University’s future leaders by refining their current leadership abilities and instilling in them a commitment to the campus and community.
The program is open to first-year and second-year students interested in developing their leadership skills and connecting with other students. Topics such as communication, diversity, and professionalism are covered through fun, creative activities and personal exploration. Participants are expected to attend weekly sessions throughout the spring semester, attend a free weekend retreat, and work together on a project in which they apply their leadership skills.
To be eligible to participate in the EL program, a student must:
Participants must make the following commitment to the EL program:
Applications for 2019 EL program were due by November 9, 2018. After subsequent group interviews, the 2019 class of Emerging Leaders has been selected. Applications for 2020 Emerging Leaders will be open in the Fall 2019 semester.
For more information, visit Campus Life & Event Services in UC 414 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
2018-19 Emerging Leaders Facilitators (ELFs) were selected in April 2018.
Online applications for 2019-2020 ELFs will be available in April 2019.