Student Leadership Academy

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College Curriculum and Content

Learning Outcomes:


1. Students will gain knowledge and understanding of leadership models including Greenleaf’s Servant leadership and Stephen Covey’s 7 Habits of Highly Successful People.

  • Demonstrate the ability to use these models and actions into growing the mission of ALSF on their college campus

2. Cultivate a sense of self-awareness through identifying a personal mission, vision and leadership style.

  • Identify their personal values and leadership styles. Write a personal mission statement to allow them to be effective leaders for ALSF.

3. Exhibit knowledge and awareness of teams, cultures and organizations.

  • Develop an understanding of how to work effectively in teams. Identify their college’s institutional values and structure so that ALSF events and programs can succeed long term at their college. 
  • Distinguish ways to effectively grow the mission of ALSF on their college campus through relationship building with stakeholders and leaders

4. Demonstrate event planning and fundraising skills.

  • Expand their knowledge of fundraising and event planning. Create a series of ALSF events or a large event for their college campus. Participate in a fundraising event while at SLA. 

5. Enhance awareness and commitment to ALSF.

  • Gain a further understanding of the mission and work of ALSF by listening to and engaging with ALSF staff, pediatric cancer medical staff and pediatric cancer survivors. 
  • Understand how they can achieve the goals of ALSF through campus awareness, fundraising, programs and events.