Sunday, May 5

1:15-5 p.m. CT (First-Year Students)

  • Seven Characteristics of Leadership and Meyers Briggs Interpretation
  • The Coach Approach to Managing within Human Services
  • Action-Based Learning

6 p.m. CT (All Students) Dinner

Monday, May 6

8 a.m.-Noon

  • Welcome and Introductions
  • Introduction to Journaling
  • Alliance CEO Address
  • Life On Purpose: How Living for What Matters Most Changes Everything

1:15-5 p.m.

  • The Hunt for Financial Security
  • Leadership on Purpose
  • Table Talk: What I Learned Today
  • Leadership on Purpose

6:30-8:30 p.m. Presentations of Projects by Second-Year Students

Tuesday, May 7

Study Tours All Day

9 a.m.-10 Poverty Solutions

10:20 a.m.-1:15 p.m. Visioning for Leaders at Zingerman’s Community of Businesses

2-4:30 p.m. Tour of The Children's Center 

2-4:45 p.m. Tour of The Children's Shelter

6 p.m. Networking Dinner (Dutch Treat)

Wednesday, May 8

8:30 a.m.-Noon

  • Journaling Time
  • Technology Essentials for Human Services Leaders

1:15-5 p.m.

  • Leading and Managing the Larger Organization
  • What's New in Program Evaluation and Performance Management
  • What kind of wine goes with Cheerios? 
  • Table Talk: What I Learned Today

6:30-8:30 p.m. Shifting Power through Diversity and Inclusion

Thursday, May 9

8:30 a.m.-Noon

  • Empowering Nonprofits:More Mission & More Margin

1:15-4:30 p.m.

  • Nonprofit Board Governance: A Design for Quality
  • Beyond Top Down - participative decision-making for stronger engagement and better results 

6 p.m. Graduation

Friday, May 10

9-11: 30 a.m.

  • Reflective Learning and ELI: The Power of Connecting the Dots

  • First-Year Students: Review Project Requirements
  • Second-Year Students: Discuss Future Leadership Development