TRACK 2 ~ EXPERIENCE
Empower Leadership Certificate
This certificate empowers you to design it to be whatever you
want it to be. This “create-your-own” Certificate allows you
to participate in a variety of workshops and experiences that will
facilitate your leadership development in a creative and unique
Leading Up, Down, and Across ~ How to
Become a 360º Leader
This workshop emphasizes the necessity of solid leadership in all
positions responsible for implementing an organization's vision and
mission. This training experience empowers leaders to
exercise their influence upward to superiors, cross to fellow
leaders, and down to members they lead.
Create your own personal “Workshop Plan” for a future
presentation. Review the basics in preparing for a winning
presentation and understand the true meaning behind “Lack of
preparation on your part DOES NOT constitute an emergency on my
part!” First impressions are crucial…as is making a lasting
impact on your audience. Learn the tricks to creating the
right atmosphere for a successful presentation and the secrets
behind maintaining your audience’s interest and attention.
Leader Network Night (spring
Whether you’re planning to be a mentor within the L.E.A.D. Program
or preparing for life beyond St. John’s, this program will give you
the opportunity to interact with other student leaders on
campus. It will also coach you on how to guide, support,
challenge, and motivate future leaders to take on the roles that
makes St. John’s student leadership strong!
Self-Reflection Project (spring semester)
A way to highlight what you have learned about leadership and
yourself through this Program.
Choose 1 of the following:
• 2-3 Page Reflection Paper
• 8-10 minute YouTube Video*
• PowerPoint Presentation**
Please include detailed responses to the
following in your Self-Reflection Project:
• Provide a brief definition of what the term
“leadership” means to you.
• What is your leadership philosophy
(understanding of leadership) and how did this Program Certificate
and its workshops contribute to your philosophy and personal
• How can you use the information learned to be a
more effective leader? In what areas do you need to continue
• What did you learn about your personal
strengths and values and how they relate to leadership?
• Describe how you specifically apply what you
have learned from this Program in the future?
* YouTube video presentation may include
music and graphics; however actual content must comprise at least 6
minutes of voice-over, graphs, etc…
** PowerPoint Presentation requires a minimum of 8 slides. It
may also include music and graphics.
Choose any 3 leadership workshops that you are interested in from
the Leadership Development Calendar.