LEADS is a year-long leadership program designed to teach leadership skills, personal development, and provide mentorship. This innovative program provides a foundation for students to value their culture and develop their leadership skills. An academically rigorous curriculum and the opportunity to network with students and the community are integral aspects of the program.
A tuition and book scholarship up to $1,000 will be available to participants who complete the program.
The leadership series will start Friday, September 9, 2016 and will meet every other Friday from1:30–3:30 p.m. through the beginning of May 2017. The official kick-off of the program will be held on Wednesday, August 10, 2016.
Only a select number of students will be inducted into this cohort of LEADS.
Qualifications for the program include:
- Be a new or current FRCC student.
- Must register for 9 credits minimum for Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 semesters.
- Good academic standing and a minimum cumulative 2.0 GPA.
- Strong communication and leadership skills.
- Ability to commit for the 2016-2017 academic year.
- Identify as Latina/Latino.
Please share the LEADS application with future leaders you feel would benefit from being a part of this program. Completed applications are due to the Administration Building Welcome Desk or to Student Life by 4:00 pm on Friday, July 1, 2016. If selected, students will be contacted by mid-May.
Please share this email with others in your network who may know of FRCC-BCC students who would be excellent candidates for the program.
If you have any questions regarding the LEADS program, please do not hesitate to contact one the planning committee members at the information below. We are excited work with a great group of students!
Mandy Clancy, Director Student Life: Amanda.Clancy@frontrange.edu
Meca Delgado, Community Partner: firstname.lastname@example.org
Jen Headrick, Activities Coordinator: Jennifer.Headrick@frontrange.edu
Amy Mann, Chair Arts & Letters: Amy.Mann@frontrange.edu
Carla Stein, Dean of Student Services: Carla.Stein@frontrange.edu
Amairani Soto, Student Representative