" Ednium has allowed me to discover my leadership style and what kind of leader I want to be. Ultimately, it is my goal to apply these skills in my future professional career as a physician-scientist. "
- Odalis Castro, Biomedical Engineering
The Leadership Launchpad is for Denver Public School Alumni ages 25 and younger. Designed around Ednium’s values of Community, Trust, and Action you can expect to practice personal storytelling, building authentic relationships with the community, and developing personal leadership skills. This program is for those who are interested in learning about different leadership styles, gaining insight on their own leadership, and applying what they learned to support their personal and professional goals.
WHAT TO EXPECT
The Leadership Launchpad fosters community building through sharing experiences on what unites us as a collective.
A few questions we will explore include:
How do you foster community through storytelling?
Who do you look to as strong leaders in your community?
How will you show up as a leader?
Who are you and what do you value?
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Launchpad participants should meet the following qualifications:
Have attended a Denver Public Schools high school between 2017-2023
Interest and willingness to expand your leadership skills
Willingness to collaborate with others
Be between the ages of 17-25 at time of application
KEY DATES & COMMITMENT
Ten sessions from May 2024 to March August 2024
Sessions will be held in-person every other Tuesday from 4:00PM-6:00PM
May 28 2024 My story
June 4 2024 Values
June11 2024 Purpose
June 18 2024 Trust
June 25 2024 Teamwork
July 9 2024 Conflict Resolution
July 16 2024 Social Capital
July 23 2024 Civil Duty
July 30 2024 | Community
August 6 2024 Celebration + Leadership story podcast
Parking and food will be provided
APPLICATION DEADLINE: THURSDAY, APRIL 11 AT 11:59PM