Benefits of the Presidential Emerging Leaders ProgramMembers of the Presidential Emerging Leaders Program will gain the following:
Conferences and OpportunitiesMembers of the Presidential Emerging Leaders Program have been selected to represent the program and the University at several regional and national conferences.
Study AbroadIn May 2001, six members of the program traveled to Portugal to experience a new culture, learn how to lead in a different environment, and develop relationships at Universities across the country. Future study abroad opportunities are being discussed and depend on student interest.
Service ProjectsOne requirement of the program is to complete community service hours each year. The following are recent projects or sites at which members of the program have participated.
The application process for the new PELP class is currently underway. Completed applications are due by September 18, 2015. The application form is available here.
Students that are selected for the new PELP cohort will begin classes on Monday, October 12. All classes will be on Mondays at 4:00 to 5:30 pm in the Fall semester in the Overman Student Center.
Questions or comments about the Presidential Emerging Leaders Program? Contact Eva Sager at firstname.lastname@example.org or (620) 235-4795.