Listed below are several questions answered by the 2016-2017 KLI Team Leads: Mitchell Gaiser ’18, Pema Donyo ’17, and Jessica Azerad ’17. It is easy to say these accomplished leaders are energetic, but read more to get to know our Team Leads! Question: How are you involved with KLI? Jessica Azerad (JA): I am the […]
The Kravis Leadership Institute welcomes two new Advisory Board Members, Michael Barr ’93 and Brandon Lee ’92. Please join us in welcoming our newest members who will be joining our current Advisory Board. To learn more about their background and work, you can view their biographies below. Michael Barr ’93 Partner, Sterling Investment Partners Mike […]
Kravis Leadership Institute Welcomes Scott Sherman, Senior Director of Social Innovation and Co-Curricular Programming
On August 1st, 2016 the Kravis Leadership Institute welcomed Scott Sherman onto the leadership team! Over the last decade, Scott has taught courses on social entrepreneurship and social innovation at numerous universities, including Yale, Princeton, and the University of Pennsylvania. His curricula and workshops have been used at more than 50 campuses across the United States from […]
Jeremy Anderson ’19 “We often throw around these big words-changemaker, design thinking, social entrepreneur. At the end of the day, for me, it all comes down to this: using bright ideas and business to make the world a better place and improve the lives of those who live in it.” As CMC student Connor Bloom […]
Courtney Chan ‘17 Almost every single person who learns that I conduct research at the Kravis Leadership Institute asks me how it’s possible to study leadership. They say, “so how do you do leadership research?” I tell them that although leadership may seem intuitive at the outset, it’s actually a very fascinating subject and can […]
Paul Zak, founding director of the Center for Neuroeconomics Studies and professor of economics, psychology, and management at Claremont Graduate University and professor of neurology at Loma Linda University Medical Center visited the Athenaeum to share how he applies neuroscience to improve marketing and consumer experiences, and build high performance organizations. Missed his talk, watch […]
The 2016 seniors were given the chance to reflect on their experience at KLI over the years. Watch the video below to hear their thoughts.
Jeremy Anderson ’19 In addition to producing leadership co-curricular programming, The Kravis Leadership Institute (KLI) conducts high-level academic research. KLI faculty, staff, and students continue to partner to produce research insights featured in academic articles, books, and presentations at national and regional conferences. Fullerton Longitudinal Study The Fullerton Longitudinal Study (FLS), which began in 1979 […]
Kravis Fellow, Athena Chiera, discusses how she got involved with KLI, her experience at CMC, and her position as Vice President of Development at Athena Engineering. Athena also talks about an event she is helping KLI run this summer regarding the responsibility of Board Members of Non-Profit Institutions.
Candid Conversations: Women Leaders Speak Openly with Claremont Students at the Women and Leadership Workshop
By Jessica Azerad ‘17 On Friday, February 19, 2016, the Claremont Colleges Women and Leadership Alliance held the sixth annual Women and Leadership Workshop. This event was designed to support students during their time of preparation for post-graduation opportunities and employment, allowing them to connect with each other and successful women leaders representing various fields […]