The Sarah R. Opperman Leadership Institute empowers individuals to contribute to a more socially responsible world with integrity and conviction.
The Sarah R. Opperman Leadership Institute provides innovative, intentional, and inclusive leadership learning opportunities for all Central Michigan University students.
CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY DEFINES LEADERSHIP EDUCATION
“Building capacity to solve problems, create
value, and thrive in a changing and challenging world.” adopted from Dr. Ron Heifetz's presentation to the International Leadership Association, 4 November 2016.
LEARNING GOALS AND OUTCOMES:
As a result of participating and engaging in campus leadership programs, students will understand:
- Leadership Knowledge and Application: Students will explore various creative problem solving through risk-taking, understanding and application.
- Identity Development: Students will develop a purposeful, holistic understanding of self.
- Healthy Relationships: Students will build collaborative relationships and support networks.
- Social Responsibility: Students will develop an understanding of inclusive, equitable communities.