Bobcat Leadership Series 1.0 (A General Education Badge Program!).
Two BLS 1.0 cohorts will take place weekly, one on Tuesdays from 12-1pm and another on Wednesdays from 10:30am-11:30am in SAAC 209 starting on Sept. 17th and Sept. 18th respectively.
You can register for the program here
The Bobcat Leadership Series 1.0 is a semester long leadership development experience focused on developing students' leadership skills, knowledge, capacity, and self-efficacy while also empowering them to thrive as life-long learners and leaders in the 21st century. Students in this program will learn about a variety of leadership theories through the lens of the Social Change Model of Leadership Development. Students will also apply their learning through service in the Merced community. Students’ participation will satisfy the Leadership, Community, and Engaging the World Intellectual Experience Badge.
Program Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of this experience, students will develop:
- An understanding of The Social Change Model of Leadership Development.
- Personal and theoretical understanding of Strengths Based Development
- The ability to apply learned concepts to campus, community, and professional life.
- Self-awareness of personal leadership styles, skills, and values.
General Education Badge Credit
By achieving Program Learning Outcomes 1-4 above, you will have satisfied the Leadership, Community, and Engaging the World Intellectual Experience Badge. You will also have satisfied a piece of GE PLO5, Citizenship: Contributing to the Public Good.