The Emerging Leaders Program is designed to guide and support students during the first year at EIU. Emerging Leaders will explore various leadership topics, learn about themselves and develop their own leadership style. Emerging Leaders connect students to campus by encouraging involvement in campus activities, dedication to academic excellence, providing support and guidance during the first year of college, and linking students to campus and community leaders.
Goals and Objectives:
- To teach basic leadership skills.
- To connect students to EIU and provide opportunities for students to become involved on campus.
- To help students become successful academically and personally.
- To provide opportunities for community participation.
In order to participate in the Emerging Leaders program, you must be nominated by an EIU professional staff member.
What's in it for you?
By participating in the Emerging Leaders Program you will have the opportunity to gain valuable leadership skills, to network with other student leaders, to meet university and community leaders, to serve your community, and develop your professional resume.
Click here if you are a student who would like to become an Emerging Leader!