Oskin Leadership Institute
- Widener University
- One University Place
- Chester, PA 19013-3792
- tel: 610-990-8962
Programs, Oskin Leadership Institute
At Widener University, there is never a scarcity of leadership opportunities.
The mission of the Oskin Leadership Institute is to ensure that leadership opportunities are available to students both within and outside the classroom. From undergraduate students interested in earning a leadership minor or certificate to graduate student research, the Institute advances the mission of the university to prepare students to be strategic leaders and responsible citizens.
Students have the opportunity to pursue a minor in leadership studies and explore the theories, styles, and practices of effective leadership.Graduate Fellowships
Graduate fellowships enable students to work hand-in-hand with the Institute over a year-long scholarly research project.
Students are awarded experiential learning fellowships that challenge each of them to apply their leadership skills on a global level.
Students have the opportunity to garner a leadership certificate while exploring their own leadership style and strengths.
The Visiting Scholar program enables distinguished scholars to share their expertise with Widener students
Courage Day encourages the Widener community to reflect on courage. Do you have the courage to be yourself? To stand up for what is right?
The Oskin Institute co-founded the Collegiate Leadership Competition that stretches student leaders to the boundaries of their leadership knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Voices of Leadership gathers business and civic leaders across Greater Philadelphia united in the mission
to inspire students to become strategic leaders and responsible citizens.
Community Leadership Opportunities
The Institute, in partnership with NBC10, honors the region's future leaders through the High School Leadership Awards.
The executive leadership program provides local businesses, global companies, and non-profit organizations with the opportunity to inspire their high-potential leaders via customized programs and seminars.
For more information regarding programs sponsored by the Oskin Leadership Institute, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-990-8962.