Emerging Leaders Program (ELP)

Emerging Leaders Program (ELP)

Students are invited to participate in this leadership certificate program during the fall semester. ELP provides experiential opportunities to enhance leadership skills, raise social awareness, and stimulate intellectual growth. The program introduces students to the concept of social justice, and leadership styles through a process of self-discovery. Once the ELP certificate is completed, students are encouraged to apply for campus leadership position such as student government, resident assistant, service fellows; and develop on-going mentor relationships with upperclassmen, university staff, faculty, and senior administrators.

Once the ELP certificate is completed, students are encouraged to apply for campus leadership position such as student government, resident assistant, service fellows; and develop on-going mentor relationships with upperclassmen, university staff, faculty, and senior administrators.

Program Logistics

  • Session 1: Thursday, September 13
  • Session 2: Thursday, September 20
  • Mentoring Meeting: September 23-29
  • Session 3: Thursday, October 4
  • Session 4: Thursday, October 11
  • Mentoring Meeting: October 14-20
  • Session 5: Thursday, October 25
  • Session 6: Thursday, November 1

All sessions will take place in Weber Grand Hall from 3-5pm

Program Commitment

  • 6 leadership sessions during the fall semester
  • 2 meetings with Peer Mentor during designated mentoring weeks
  • 2 on campus events
  • Complete a day of service

For more information, contact us at leadership@barry.edu or 305-899-3599.