For Students - Maine NEW Leadership
Educate • Engage • Empower
Maine NEW Leadership is a six-day, non-partisan, residential, public leadership training program, provided at no cost to undergraduate college women from a variety of public and private, four- and two-year institutions throughout Maine. To be eligible, undergraduates must either be from Maine or attending college in Maine. Graduating college seniors are eligible to apply.
The 2014 session will be held from May 30-June 4, 2014 at the University of Maine in Orono. The application form can be downloaded here (PDF). Applications must be postmarked or hand-delivered by March 21, 2014. Information on course credit is provided below.
Maine NEW Leadership Video. This video shares the basic components of the Maine new leadership program and highlights the perspective of several graduates. Alumnae reveal that the experience was life-changing, drastically increasing their confidence, leadership skills, and initiative. All have become civic leaders in some way since their attendance at Maine new leadership. Please consider a donation to this important program, which is improving the lives of all Mainers through the ripple effect of our graduates civic leadership.
WST 498 Directed Study in Women’s Studies.
Students may earn academic credit through the University of Maine for participation in Maine NEW Leadership; additional research and writing will be required. Contact Professor Amy Fried, Department of Political Science, 5754 North Stevens Hall, Orono, ME 04469, 207.581.797, email@example.com
POS 498 Independent Study in Political Science.Students participating in Maine NEW Leadership can earn course credit through the Department of Political Science at the University of Maine. Students will need to conduct additional research and writing. Contact Professor Rob Glover, Department of Political Science, 5754 North Stevens Hall, Orono, ME 04469, 207.581.1880, firstname.lastname@example.org
WST 399 – Topics in Women & Gender Studies.
0001-LEC (2613) Students may earn academic credit through the University of Southern Maine for participation in Maine NEW Leadership. Contact Professor Lucinda Cole, Director of Women and Gender Studies, University of Southern Maine, 94 Bedford Street, Portland, ME 04104, 207.780.4093, email@example.com.
Hon. Mary Cathcart, Co-Director, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rebekah Smith, Esq., Co-Director, email@example.com
Eva McLaughlin, Program Coordinator, firstname.lastname@example.org, 207.581.1646