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Who’s in Charge of a Residential College?: Student-led Seminars as an Example of Followership in Action
In 2011, Virginia Tech opened its first residential college, a place “where undergraduates, graduate students and faculty could live together in a facility dedicated to learning” (Johnson, 2011). As articulated by Frank ...
Staying Connected with Family: Loving Who You Are and Who You Are With
Invited presentation for the OMEGA II professional development program through the American Association for Agricultural Education.
Adaptive Leadership: How to Prioritize and Align Emerging Issues
Adaptive leadership focuses on the adaptations required in response to changing environments, which essentially describes the role of the 21st Century Extension professional. This workshop will outline the model of adaptive ...
Surfacing the Iceberg of Leadership: A New Taxonomy of Leadership Concepts and Theories
(Association Of Leadership Educators, 2017-07-09)
Leadership scholars have long sought to impose order on the numerous theories in leadership literature. While mid-level theories abound, no taxonomy exists to provide hierarchy and a mechanism for explaining how theories ...
Understanding the Nature of Eco‐Leadership: A Mixed Methods Study of Leadership in Community Organizations
The purpose of this study was to explore and explain eco-leadership in practice, specifically among community groups in Virginia’s New River Valley. This paper describes relationships between community groups’ leadership ...
An examination of the relationships between leadership development approaches, networking ability, and social capital outcomes
(Association Og Leadership Educators, 2017-10-01)
Participants in leadership development programs take part in multiple developmental experiences that can influence the composition of their social network and enhance social capital. However, further investment in such ...
Double Play: The Need for 4-H to Partner in Youth Sports
(Extension Journal, Inc., 2017-10-19)
Fewer children in the United States are playing team-based sports, and the trend is making national headlines. While there is no complete agreement as to the predominant reason for this trend, it is clear that a national ...
Leadership Development for Local Volunteers
Volunteer administrators recognize that development of volunteers is both an art and a science. This paper outlines a seven-step approach that was successfully applied when planning and implementing a professional development ...
Balancing the Work / Life Equation: Loving Who You Are and Who You Are With
Presentation for the ALCE Graduate Student assembly.
Overcoming Our Biases against Effective Teamwork
Invited presentation for Knowledge Now