ALA 175 - BLI Leadership Lab
Winter 2020, Section 001
Instruction Mode: Section 001 is  In Person (see other Sections below)
Subject: Applied Liberal Arts (ALA)
Department: LSA UG: Curriculum Support


Enforced Prerequisites:
Students must be a Barger Leadership Lab Member (they must complete a short online form stating their intent to become a member). No credit granted to those who have completed this course as ALA 170, topic #1, 2, or 3 (BLI Leadership Lab, BLI Peer FAC Training, or BLI Peer Leader).
Mandatory credit/no credit.
May not be repeated for credit.
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The Leadership Lab is a six-week course offered the second half of both fall and winter semesters. It is a hands-on, interactive class designed to help undergraduate students develop the skills and confidence needed to grow as leaders. Students in the lab learn to work with a group to identify important issues, communicate with stakeholders, brainstorm innovative solutions, achieve small wins, and implement their project.

Course Requirements:

To enroll in the lab, students first must apply for Barger Leadership Institute membership at Attendance at the first class of the session is mandatory. To receive credit, students are expected to contribute to the group project and team deliverables, complete individual reflections and class readings, meet with project team outside of class and communicate with peer facilitators.

Students who complete the Lab become Leadership Fellows, who have access to the Institute’s grant programs, access opportunities, and advanced leadership and capstone programming to further their leadership development.


ALA 175 - BLI Leadership Lab
Schedule Listing
001 (SEM)
 In Person
M 7:00PM - 9:00PM
002 (SEM)
 In Person
Tu 6:00PM - 8:00PM
003 (SEM)
 In Person
W 4:00PM - 6:00PM

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