Innovative Start-Up Award
Innovative Start-Up Award Competition
|September 10th, 2012
The Innovative Start-Up Award was founded in 2008 by three young CMC entrepreneurs with the hope of inspiring innovation and risk-taking among their fellow students. The first award offered a prize of $10,000 and was operated as a beta test for Professor Conger’s class.The success of this primary program drew the support of Mr. Henry Kravis ’67, who invested an additional $15,000, bringing the award to a sum of $25,000. The Kravis Leadership Institute took on the operation of the competition and expanded the application pool to the entire college … READ MORE
Innovative Start-Up Award Winners – Erebos Games, LLC
|September 12th, 2012
Interview with 2012 Kravis Leadership Institute’s Innovative Start-Up Award Competition, Erebos Games, LLC. KLI’s Arielle Dennis speaks with Joe Newbry, co-founder of Erebos Games, about his new company and his experience going through the competition.With the semester upon us, Erebos Games, LLC is taking a break from the games and hitting the books. So, you’ll have to stay tuned for the release of their next big game. In the mean time, check out their great collection here: http://www.erebosgames.com/
Living On One Dollar A Day
Living On One – The Official Trailer
|August 14, 2012
What is it like to live in extreme poverty? Could you budget only one dollar a day to survive? Four friends from the United States spent their summer living in Guatemala on one dollar a day to try and understand the reality of poverty first hand. This fall 2012 their journey continues. They have four months, a 1978 school bus, and a radical plan to use their film to engage hundreds of thousands of students in the fight to end extreme poverty.
Living On One – The Movie
|October 28, 2012
For more information visit: www.LivingonOne.org
Living On One – Goes On Tour!
|September 17, 2012
This fall, we packed our lives into a 1978 bus to hold screening events at 25 colleges across the nation to inspire and empower young people to confront global poverty.
Stay tuned for more updates from the road and please share to help build momentum!
Check out the fall tour dates: www.LivingonOne.org/tour.html
|May 21, 2012
Jay Conger is the Henry Kravis Chaired Professor of Leadership at Claremont McKenna College in California and a visiting professor at the London Business School. He is one of the worlds experts on leadership. You will see him quoted in the Wall Street Journal and other business periodicals analyzing people and trends in the executive suite and in the boardroom.In recognition of his extensive work with companies, Business Week named him the best business school professor to teach leadership and one of the top five management education teachers worldwide. As a management educator and consultant, he has worked with over three hundred companies in his twenty-five year career.About TEDx, x = independently organized eventIn the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. … READ MORE
Conversations with Henry Kravis ’67
|December 5, 2011
“I thought it important that there be an institute that was totally focused on leadership education and training at the college level… and that the entire student body have the opportunity to participate in leadership programs at CMC.”
- Henry R. Kravis ’67 Founder
Kravis Leadership Institute Founding Partner
Sophomore Leadership Experience
|December 21st, 2012
Each fall, incoming sophomores have an opportunity to apply and expand their leadership knowledge during a four-day experiential learning trip, the Sophomore Leadership Experience, held at a camp in the mountains above CMC. The trip includes large and small group activities designed to give students increased self-awareness, facilitate group bonding and develop leadership skills.
The program also includes a day spent on Low and High Ropes courses and is put on by the Kravis … READ MORE