ERIC Number: ED383266
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994-Oct
Leadership & the Liberal Arts. Proceedings of a Conference (Marietta, Ohio, October 7-10, 1994).
South Carolina Univ., Columbia. Center for the Study of the Freshman Year Experience.
These proceedings focus on the role of the liberal arts in the development of leadership, focusing on college programs and activities designed to enhance the leadership skills of college students. Four keynote addresses are reproduced: (1) "Empowering and Collective Leadership" (Helen S. Astin); (2) "Jefferson vs Higher Education" (Don Bigelow); (3) Jacob Heilbrunn; (4) "Leadership According to Micah" (Patrick McDonough). Also included are a discussion session between Francis Moore Lappe and Paul Martin Du Bois and 33 abstracts of seminars, poster sessions, workshops, and other programs developed by faculty and institutions to provide leadership training to college students. The abstracts are one to two pages in length and contain a description of the activity or program. Most abstracts also include the name, address, and telephone number of a contact person. (MDM)
Descriptors: Abstracts, College Curriculum, College Programs, Educational Attitudes, Higher Education, Institutional Role, Leadership, Leadership Training, Liberal Arts, Program Descriptions, Seminars, Student Leadership, Workshops
The Freshman Year Experience, University 101, National Resource Center, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Marietta Coll., OH.
Authoring Institution: South Carolina Univ., Columbia. Center for the Study of the Freshman Year Experience.