The 2016 Institute is an all-day event on Saturday, February 13, 2016 and runs from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 pm. This year’s institute includes featured speaker and presenter, Dr. Wendy Wagner of the George Washington University who is co-editor of Leadership for a Better World and The Handbook for Student Leadership Development.
The event is a conference format with a multiple educational sessions to choose from throughout the day. Morning presentations are followed by afternoon workshops related to the morning topics -- so that attendees might take a deeper dive into their leadership learning. The mid-day luncheon consists of a moderated panel of accomplished Lafayette alumni who will share and reflect on the five effective leadership practices that serve as the hallmark of leadership education at Lafayette.
We strive to create educational experiences which are purposefully grounded in leadership theory and established research.
Our leadership opportunities are designed to be properly sequenced to provide realistic challenge and support which matches a students' readiness.
Each leadership intervention is framed in a way that encourages active learning through concrete experiences, regular feedback and reflection.
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