According to research by Kouzes & Posner (The Truth About Leadership, 2010) the best leaders really are the best learners. We are committed to equipping every student to be successful in the classroom and as a leader on our campus and in the world. Every freshman student at ETBU takes learning and leading (LEAD 1111) as a part of our commitment to empowering you as a leader.
Students in Learning and Leading are equipped to:
We believe it is important that leaders serve others through the love of Christ and that they lead in humility as servants of Christ.
Each learning and leading class participates in a service project during their semester together. In recent years students have served at a number of locations throughout Marshall, including:
During weekly meetings, Learning & Leading classes discuss characteristics of effective learners and leaders. Topics include: