Other Leadership Opportunities @SHIP


Leader@SHIP serves as a comprehensive Student Leadership Program under the University Union & Student Activities (CUB) Office that develops students' critical leader/follower capacities through theory-based learning, skill-building, and practical experiences.

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News & Events

Emerging Leaders Institute will be held in the Spring 2012 semester!

Campus Life Awards Program is April 25, 2012!

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Contact Information

Ashley L. White
Assistant Director for Student Group Services & Leadership Development
University Union & Student Activities (CUB)

Phone:  (717) 477-1560
Fax:  (717) 477-4035
Email:  alwhite@ship.edu 


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Emerging Leaders Institute



The Emerging Leaders Institute is an eight-week program in the spring semester designed to introduce leadership topics to a cohort of new leaders. Membership is limited to First Year and Sophomore students. Topics include leadership styles, effective communication, values & ethics, multicultural leadership, and more! Be apart of the second cohort of Emerging Leaders at Shippensburg University!

Emerging Leaders Institute for the Spring 2013 will be
Mondays at 5:00 PM

Click Here for an application!

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FAQ's About Emerging Leaders

When is the Emerging Leaders Institute? 

Every Spring Semester!


Where does Emerging Leaders meet? 

Location to be determined each semester.


What are the qualifications? 

Membership is limited to First Year/Freshman or Sophomore students. All interested students must complete the attached application in order to be considered for membership in this year's cohort.


When will I be notified if I am accepted? 

You will be notified within a week after applications are due.


Do I have to attend all the sessions? 

Attendance at all of the sessions is vital to successfully completing the Emerging Leaders Institute. As a result, all members of the institute are expected to attend all sessions.


How will completion of the Emerging Leaders Institute benefit me? 

The institute will provide you with training & resources for future leadership positions on campus, network with campus community members, and can enhance your resume. Everyone who successfully completes the institute will be certified as a student leader and be recognized at the Campus Life Awards Program at the end of the spring semester.


Still have questions? Please contact Ashley L. White, Assistant Director 

for Student Group Services & Leadership Development at alwhite@ship.edu