BT L.E.A.D.E.R.S Program
Leadership Certificate Workshop
Workshop Description:The BT L.E.A.D.E.R.S. program is designed to provide leadership skills to aspiring Berkshire Towers resident student leaders. Through interactive sessions and group work, participants will develop skills and abilitiesthat will help them for leadership positions within Residential Programs & Services (RPS). The facilitator(s)will help the participants understand what leadership is and develop skills to be a student leader.Additionally, participants will be charged with creating and implementing a community change project that is to be completed during the 5 weeks of the series.Workshop Mentor: Heather Quire M.S. Ed. - Residence Director of Berkshire TowersRA Mentors: (3 RA Mentors to help with the session & group work including Community Change Project)Workshop Objectives:
Challenge your perceptions of leadership and discuss what it means to be a leader.
Help you understand the responsibilities of being a resident student leader.
Help you to actively challenge yourself to be a good leader.
Learn the value of and prepare you to take on a leadership role within RPS and at MCLA.
Exercise leadership skills to complete a community change project for the campus community.Attendance and Participation:Participants are expected to attend and actively participate in all 5 sessions. Each session will be an hourand a half. The success of the workshop is based on meaningful dialogue and interactions with your fellowstudents and the facilitator. It is expected that participants come prepared with a notebook and pen for eachsession. Session participants are expected to complete all out-of-class tasks associated with the communitychange project or ongoing assignments.