The University of Charleston to Host Leadership Academy


Charleston, WV – The UC School of Business and Leadership and Innovation Center are hosting a Leadership Academy on the UC campus July 9-10.

Rising 11 and 12th graders from Charleston area high schools, as well as Winton Woods High School, near Cincinnati, will be attending the Academy, which is a two-day, in-depth leadership development program, created to provide students with project based learning in leadership methods, history and application.

A Capstone Experience on Wednesday, July 10 – Courses of Action for Disaster Relief - will include the WV National Guard providing information briefs to the students, and Dr. John Barnette (MG, Ret.) will be sharing his extensive experience with leadership in disaster responses.