CLA What Employers and Graduate Schools Want Panels
Remember when you were sitting in your Phase II classes wondering the answer to that question? This is your chance to meet students and answer their questions about the career and graduate school world! Share your real world experiences to help the next generation of CLA students get ahead!
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• Supplementary to a study abroad or international internship experience
• Course focuses on developing knowledge, attitude and skills for global leadership competence
• Global Leadership Initiative (421:071)
• 1 Credit Hour Online Workshop
• Go at your own pace
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"The goals that I set for myself at the beginning of my trip allowed me to put a leadership focus on my time abroad. Instead of being solely concentrated on school, I was able to use my time on campus as an opportunity to grow as a leader as well."
The History of Marvin A. Pomerantz
Marvin A. Pomerantz, (1930-2008) a self-made successful entrepreneur, left a legacy in across the state of Iowa. His dedication to education, the State, The University of Iowa and his family were commendable. Born in1930, He received his bachelor's degree in commerce from the University in 1952.
"The University of Iowa would truly not be what it is today without Marvin Pomerantz's dedication to our public universities and his love for our institution. A self-made man, he was an example and inspiration to students, faculty, and staff alike."
~President Sally Mason
CLA at A Glance
• Students from all undergraduate majors can take the 4 courses in this program for academic credit
• Students learn career and leadership skills you want!
• Check out ISIS 421:106 for course information.
This is the student organization affiliated with CLA. The purpose of the group is to enhance the leadership skills acquired in CLA and to provide opportunities for growth through service, empowerment, and professional relationships.
CLA Phase IV Students can nominate either themselves or another Phase IV classmate for the award. The recipient should be someone they feel best exemplifies qualities of leadership such as vision, integrity, tenacity, and philanthropy.
"I have to contribute my success with The Disney Company to my time with Career Leadership Academy and the Pomerantz Career Center. My Disney Leaders have told me that my leadership skills and awareness are very advanced for my age and little tenure with The Company. Career Leadership Academy gives students a huge advantage and sets them ahead of the game."
~Megan Heckerman, CLA Graduate, 2011, Walt Disney Company
"At Rockwell Collins, our core values consist of teamwork, innovation, integrity, customer focus and leadership. We expect our future and current employees to demonstrate these values. The Career Leadership Academy does a great job of preparing students for the real world."
Manager of People Development, Rockwell Collins