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2018 Leadership in Action at Emory

FEE Seminar (Ages 14 - 17)
Tuesday, July 24, 2018 - Friday, July 27, 2018
201 Dowman Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322

Do you have what it takes to be a great leader? When lives are on the line how would you think through the tough issues? If you're looking for a real-world tool box to empower you to be a change maker, join us this summer at Emory University - ranked among the most beautiful college campuses in 2016.

What's on the Agenda
At this 3-day seminar for high school-aged students, get ready to:

  • Hear personal stories from community leaders and professors as you learn the secrets to leveraging the entrepreneurial mindset
  • Gain resume-worthy leadership and communication skills as you discover new ways of thinking about global economic issues
  • Master the economic way of thinking during eye-opening Discussions, Trivia Challenges, and Talks
  • Connect with other top students during fun socials like Movie Night and activities like The Leaders Challenge and Scavenger Hunt

Register Today ... Limited Slots
Students can join us for just $79, but the benefits last a lifetime. There's also reimbursement scholarships available. If you're ready for 3 days that'll change your life, register before March 31st! Seminar is limited to the first 150 registrants.

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Schedule

12:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Check in at dorm

04:15 PM - 05:00 PM

Opening Remarks

05:00 PM - 05:45 PM

Talk: Leaders Change the World

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Dinner

07:15 PM - 08:15 PM

Discussion: I, Pencil

08:30 PM - 09:30 PM

Activity: Scavenger Hunt

09:30 PM - 10:15 PM

Free Time

10:15 PM - 10:30 PM

Bed Checks

07:45 AM - 08:45 AM

Breakfast

09:00 AM - 09:45 AM

Talk: The Leader's Tool Box

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Talk: Do Leaders Care about the Rules?

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Activity: Trading Game

11:45 AM - 12:00 PM

Activity: Group Photo

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Lunch

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM

Activity: TBD

02:15 PM - 03:00 PM

Talk: Are Leaders Selfless?

03:15 PM - 04:00 PM

Talk: Addressing the Tough Issues

04:15 PM - 05:00 PM

Talk: How do We Solve World Problems?

05:00 PM - 05:45 PM

Discussion

05:45 PM - 06:15 PM

Activity: TBD

06:15 PM - 06:30 PM

Activity: Feedback

06:45 PM - 07:45 PM

Dinner

08:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Activity: Movie & Discussion (The Magnificent 7)

10:15 PM - 10:30 PM

Bed Checks

07:45 AM - 08:45 AM

Breakfast

09:00 AM - 09:45 AM

Talk: The Obstacles Leaders Face

10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Talk: Are you a Leader?

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM

Discussion

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

Lunch

01:00 PM - 01:45 PM

Activity: Leadership-lympics

02:00 PM - 02:45 PM

Guest Speaker

03:00 PM - 03:45 PM

Talk: The Virtuous Leader?

04:00 PM - 04:45 PM

Activity: Prep for Final Presentations

04:45 PM - 06:00 PM

Activity: Final Presentations

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Dinner

07:15 PM - 08:15 PM

Activity: Faculty Q&A Panel

08:15 PM - 08:30 PM

Closing Ceremonies

08:45 PM - 10:00 PM

Social: TBD

10:15 PM - 10:30 PM

Bed Checks

07:45 AM - 08:45 AM

Breakfast

08:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Students Depart

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Tuesday 24
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Travel Information

Emory University, Georgia

You should plan to arrive at Emory University (201 Dowman Dr, Atlanta, GA 30322) no later than 3:00 PM on Tuesday, July 24th, and all participants are required to depart by 12:00 PM on Friday, July 27th.

If you are flying, plan to fly into Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. FEE will provide a shuttle to campus from each airport on arrival day and back to each airport on departure day. Shuttle schedules will be emailed to registrants.

Because of the travel time to and from the campus, please choose a flight that arrives before 1:30 PM on Tuesday, July 24th and a flight that departs after 9:30 AM on Friday, July 27th.

You will be staying in traditional dorm rooms with a roommate of your same gender and will share a community bathroom with other students on your hall, also of your same gender. Linens are NOT provided, so you will need to bring your own bedding (sheets sized Twin XL or a sleeping bag), a pillow, and a towel. Be sure to bring any toiletries (shampoo, body wash, toothbrush, etc.) you might need as well.

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