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Ford Institute Newsletter

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pdf 2010-11 Newsletter   Volume III, No. 1

Sleight Leadership Fellows Program in Detroit


1/11 - 1/15/2011
  The Sleight Leadership Fellows Program headed east this year for "Leadership and the Re-emergence of Detroit."  This program provides an intense leadership skills enhancement experience for Albion College sophomores.  It consists of a five-day, in-residence program that immerses students in cutting edge leadership models and experiences through classwork, hands-on learning, and small work-group projects.  The Sleight Program provides a curricular component to leadership training at Albion College with specific intent of enhancing personal skills.  The benefit, however, reaches beyond the participants as Sleight Fellows share their skills with peers, both in and out of the classroom.  The theme of the Sleight Leadership Fellows Program reflects a different topic each year. 

Ford Career Night: Serving the People

3/16/2011  Representatives from law schools, health professional schools, seminaries and non-profits were on hand for the My Future Career Night program at Albion College.  They met with students in Upper Baldwin to talk about career and education opportunities in these fields.  Students could also learn about preparing for the Kaplan test while they networked with those in the areas of their interest.  This event was sponsored by the Ford Institute and Career and Internship Center.

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