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  1. 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
  2. Re-thinking Leadership: Deborah Meehan on Racial Inequalities and Individualism

    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 leadership development and share a commitment to improving leadership development programs both nationally and internationally. In her presentation at the Kravis Leadership Institute’s […]

    Posted April 10, 2017 in News, Program Corner
  3. Communication and Creativity, a Glance at Story Telling for Fun and Profit

    By Sofia Trigo ’20   Storytelling for Fun and Profit is a KLI hosted half-day event that encourages students to uncover the nature of effective communication. Students participated in actives that explored how best to tell a story, frame a narrative and interact with a potential interviewer or employer. What constitutes a charismatic leader? How can […]

    Posted February 23, 2017 in Events, Focus on Students, Leadership, Program Corner
  4. 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
  5. Passion and Purpose Retreat

    Passion and Purpose Retreat (P2R) is an overnight program using the lens of social innovation to help students determine how to lead a life of meaning. So much of being an agent of change, be it as a social entrepreneur, or as an innovator in whatever field you choose, is figuring out exactly what drives […]

    Posted October 26, 2016 in Focus on Students, News, Program Corner
  6. SLE 2016: Bringing Together the Class of 2019

    By Connor Bloom ’19 “…[SLE] gave everyone who participated a deeper understanding for the struggles and triumphs that we all have endured in the past year.”—Andrew Friedlander ‘19 The weekend of September 18th, 2016 marked the annual Sophomore Leadership Experience (SLE) hosted by the Kravis Leadership Institute. The annual program focuses on developing leadership skills […]

    Posted October 13, 2016 in News, Program Corner
  7. Digging in Deep: Unscripted

    By Jeremy Anderson ‘19 “Every student at this campus is someone with a story, a story worth telling and knowing.” It was probably sometime during my walk back to my residence hall from McKenna Auditorium that I came to this same realization expressed by Sara-Rose Bockian ’17. We had spent our Friday afternoon sharing some […]

    Posted March 4, 2016 in Focus on Students, News, Program Corner
  8. KLI Board Member Spotlight: Andrew McGregor P’15

    By Jeremy Anderson ’19 Earlier this fall, Kravis Leadership Institute (KLI) welcomed Andrew McGregor P’15 to their advisory board.  Mr. McGregor is currently an active investor and mentor for regional firms in Colorado. He serves on both the Board of Directors for Rockies Venture Club, and as an industry advisor for the Blackstone Entrepreneurs Network. […]

    Posted November 25, 2015 in KLI Community, News, Program Corner
  9. KLI Sponsored Summers: Part 4

    By Issy Kelly ‘18 The final installment in our series highlighting KLI and Kravis Prize sponsored internships features KLI Social Sector Sponsored student Issy Kelly ’18. Issy served as the Fundraising and Events Intern at Right to Play UK located in her native London. She shared with us the insights she gained regarding her leadership […]

    Posted November 23, 2015 in News, Program Corner, Student Happenings
  10. Dr. Sherylle Tan Becomes 2016 Chair of ILA’s Women and Leadership Affinity Group

    By CJ Novogradac ‘19 Dr. Sherylle Tan, the Interim Director and Director of Internships and KLI Research at the Kravis Leadership Institute (KLI), becomes Chair of the International Leadership Association (ILA) Women and Leadership Affinity Group (WLAG) in 2014 and in January 2016 becomes the Chair. ILA has various community groups within the association centered […]

    Posted November 20, 2015 in Faculty, News, Program Corner