Daemen College: Wildcat Leadership Academy


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Destination: United States
    • Program Delivery: Residential
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: July
    • Session Length: One Week, Other
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Academic
    • Sub-Categories: College Experience, Leadership
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: $500 - $1,499
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    Daemen Wildcat Leadership Academy is a five day, overnight, college preparation program for rising 10th–12th graders. It includes workshops, preparation sessions, and college-like experiences.

    Under the Direction of Dr. Greg Nayor, Vice President for Student Affairs and Strategic Initiatives, up to 75 high school students will spend a fun-filled week on the campus of Daemen College for college exposure and academic engagement activities. These experiences will enable them to become highly successful in college, in their chosen career and in future community involvement. Through this partnership, participants have the opportunity to come to Daemen and develop skills for success in college, career, and life. Get a taste of campus life while still in high school… Make this summer the BEST yet! Experience the excitement of college life!

    • Become more independent and experience what it will be like to live on a college campus away from home
    • Live in the Residence Halls, eat in the Dining Hall, and studying in our modern library
    • You’ll have several class sessions mixed with time to study, team building activities, field trips, and recreation

    Thrive outside the classroom! The Wildcat Leadership Academy offers many engaging activities beyond the classroom to ensure you make the most out of your week on campus. You will have opportunities to engage with faculty, visit Niagara Falls, socialize with fellow high school students, and explore beautiful Buffalo, NY!

    • Pursue your interests and expand your academic and creative aspirations
    • Strengthen and develop top leadership skills
    • Discover what you want to be when you grow up
    • Enjoy small class sizes of around 15 to 25 students

    Daemen College 4380 Main Street, Amherst, N.Y. 14226 July 22-26. 2019

    For additional information, visit daemen.edu/conferences or register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/wildcat-leadership-academy-tickets-51961690816

    Cost and Session Information

    Early Bird Registration (Before February 25, 2019): $695.00 After February 25, 2019: $750.00 Registration include housing, meals, materials, program, and recreation. Example of a Day at the Wildcat Leadership Academy: 8:00AM-8:50AM Breakfast 8:50AM-9:10AM Morning Energizer 9:10AM-10:00AM Admissions Process Overview Session 10:00AM-11:00AM Common App Session 11:00AM-12:00PM Lecture 1 12:00PM-1:00PM Lunch 1:00PM-2:00PM Leadership Aptitude Test 2:00PM-3:00PM Leadership Activity 3:00PM-5:00PM Essay Session I 5:00PM-6:00PM Dinner 6:00PM-8:00PM Karaoke Party 7:00PM-10:00PM Volleyball/Bonfire/S’mores 10:00PM In residence halls 12:00AM Lights out

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