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Community Fellows/Site Leaders End of Year Retreat

Saturday, April 22nd from 9:45pm to Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 2:00pm


Positions0 Remaining

Saturday April 22, 2017

BERT 015


  • Build a Swearer community for Site Leaders

  • Develop management skills and professional competencies

  • Set big goals for the 2017-18 year

  • Encourage strong leadership transitions

  • Cultivate reflective practices for growth and change

  • Provide time for Site Leaders and Community Fellows to exchange information


9:45 Arrival, get coffee and a snack, make a nametag, get settled

10:00 Introductions and Team Building

10:30 Setting Big Hairy Audacious Goals

10:30  What the heck is a BHAG? (15 minutes)

10:45  Generate BHAGs (20 minutes)

11:10 Share and discuss next steps (15 minutes)

11:30 Leadership transitions

11:30 Introduction (10 minutes)

11:40 Brainstorm Challenge: Top Threes (30 minutes)

12:10 Worksheets specific to each student group (20 minutes)

12:30 Lunch (pizza and salad)

1:00 Pre-Season Information

Student Working Group for next year

Swearer Summer Associate for Student Development

Six Word Statements

1:30  Small groups for transitions with your teams - or head over to the State House for the March on Science

Location: BERT 015, Providence, RI 02912