Summer Leadership Initiatives & Mini Leadership Seminars

A. What

One Summer Leadership Institute (SLI) a year (2008, 2009, 2010) will be offered, each for fifteen-twenty participants who will develop a leadership agenda for action appropriate for his or her particular circumstances and skills. In addition, each year, several one- or two-day Mini-Leadership Seminars (MLS) will be held.

One Summer Leadership Institute (SLI) a year (2008, 2009, 2010) will be offered, each for twelve participants who will develop a leadership agenda for action appropriate for his or her particular circumstances and skills.

In addition, each year, several one- or two-day Mini-Leadership Seminars (MLS) will be held in conjunction with the national disciplinary society meetings and within regional F21 networks to broaden the impact of the leadership institutes and allow topics of leadership specific to a particular audience to be offered.

Institute mentors/advisors include recognized leaders within the undergraduate/graduate STEM community who bring to this assignment diverse disciplinary perspectives, expertise in getting communities to collaborate in setting and moving toward a vision, and a passion for strengthening undergraduate STEM.