Enterprising Leadership Initiative Current News

Senator Cleland Guest Speaker in Enterprising Leadership class

Max Cleland, decorated veteran and former U.S. Senator (D-Ga.), was a guest speaker on September 16th in Professor Tommy Sowers’ Enterprising Leadership class. Senator Cleland shared examples of leadership ranging from Napoleon to President Kennedy to Washington Redskins quarterback Kirk Cousins, and presented the students with a challenge. “No question in my mind you’ll be…

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2nd Annual Fifth Grade Scholars Project

The 2nd annual Fifth Grade Scholars Project took place on Saturday, November 23rd at Duke.  This is the second year that a student team in Tony Brown's Enterprising Leadership course has been assigned to plan, implement and host this event in union with Durham Playworks (www.playworks.org).  The event is a field trip that brings fifty…

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SPLASH into Learning!

Splash is an innovative educational outreach program that provides middle and high school students with the opportunity to attend a day of seminars taught by Duke undergraduates.  With class titles ranging from "Astrobiology" to "Designing Disney World", Splash covers the entire learning spectrum.  Splash was started in Tony Brown's Fall 2012 Changemaker Leadership course and…

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