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  1. Kravis Leadership Institute Presents the Summer 2017 Illumine

    The Kravis Leadership Institute presents the 2017 Summer Illumine reviewing some of the highlights of the Spring 2017 semester. Click here to read more! We would like to extend a special thank you to our Illumine staff for creating this edition. Illumine Newsletter Contributors: Sherylle J. Tan, Ph.D Illumine Editor Director of Internships and KLI […]

    Posted July 13, 2017 in News
  2. Annual SOURCE Symposium Reveals Community Impact and Internal growth

    Photo of SOURCE students interacting with guests at the Annual SOURCE Symposium  By: Sofia Trigo ‘20 In its last event of the year, SOURCE, Claremont McKenna’s student run non-profit consulting group, gathered in the Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum to host its second annual symposium. Professors, students and SOURCE clientele were among those in attendance. Opening […]

    Posted June 11, 2017 in News, Student Happenings
  3. Shooting for the Moon, 2017 Moonshot Fellows: The New Wave of Social Entrepreneurs

    Students brainstorming ideas at the Moonshot House. Photo courtesy of Wes Edwards ’18. By Connor Bloom ’19 Before heading off to their various summer internships and vacations, on Sunday, May 14th, 34 Claremont Colleges students (31 CMC, 2 Scripps, 1 Pomona) headed down to Lake Elsinore for a once in a lifetime opportunity. The group […]

    Posted June 9, 2017 in News
  4. Why We Need Civil Discourse During These Divided Times?

    Carolyn Lukensmeyer’s takeaway from the 2017 Kravis-de Roulet Conference By Linnea Uyeno ’20 Fundamental tenets of our democracy are currently under threat, according to Carolyn J. Lukensmeyer, Executive Director of the National Institute for Civil Discourse. She has worked in the White House as the Consultant to the Chief of Staff and served as Chief […]

    Posted May 5, 2017 in News
  5. An Entrepreneur’s Guide to Making it in the Startup World

    Headshot of Kravis Fellow, Arjun Dutt ’07 By Linnea Uyeno ’20 Entrepreneur Arjun Dutt ’07 remembers a time when the startup world was still in its garage phase. “Google was new on the scene and Facebook hadn’t been invented yet. The idea of a tech start-up was not that big of a thing outside of […]

    Posted April 27, 2017 in News
  6. How Leadership Starts From Within: A Recap of the 8th Annual Women and Leadership Workshop

    Cheri Strelow (left) with her daughter Katrina Soelter (right) at the Women and Leadership Workshop. By Linnea Uyeno ’20 As a freshman at CMC, I have had the opportunity to attend a few career-oriented conferences on campus. While they have been informative, they have tended to feature predominantly male panelists. This year’s Women and Leadership […]

    Posted April 18, 2017 in News, Program Corner
  7. Re-thinking Leadership: Deborah Meehan on Racial Inequalities and Individualism

    Deborah Meehan, Founder and Executive Director of the Leadership Learning Community, engaging the audience during her presentation at the 25th annual KDR Conference. By Sofia Trigo ’20 Deborah Meehan is the founder and executive director of the Leadership Learning Community where she works with a network of over 9,000 people who fund, run and study […]

    Posted April 10, 2017 in News, Program Corner
  8. The Kravis Leadership to host 25th Annual Kravis-de Roulet Conference – Inclusive Leadership, March 3rd-4th

    By Connor Bloom ’19 On Friday March 3rd and Saturday March 4th the Kravis Leadership Institute will be hosting its 25th annual Kravis-de Roulet conference at Claremont McKenna College. This year’s theme, Inclusive Leadership: Transforming Diverse Lives, Workplaces and Societies, will explore questions relating to inclusive leadership: what is it and why does it matter? In a world […]

    Posted February 16, 2017 in News
  9. Exciting Summer Opportunity in Tanzania

    CMCers, check out this exciting summer opportunity in Tanzania with Young Global Pioneers! Apply by March 26th 2017. Read more about this opportunity and apply here.

  10. Finding Passion in the Mountains

    Student participants and KLI staff at the Passion and Purpose Retreat By Connor Bloom ’19 On Saturday, January 28th twenty Claremont McKenna students began their day early and headed over to the Kravis Center to catch a 7am bus to the Kravis Leadership Institute’s second Passion and Purpose Retreat co-led by Scott Sherman, Senior Director […]

    Posted February 8, 2017 in News, Program Corner