Are you a first year student? Check out the Emerging Leaders Retreat (ELR)! This retreat is an exciting and dynamic weekend during which you can join other first year students to make friends, discover your strenghts and learn about leadership. Through this off campus retreat experience in Lake Geneva, WI, you will get the chance to enjoy outdoor team challenges, connect with a small group, and learn more about yourself.

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Thank you for your interest in the Emerging Leaders Retreat! The 2014 retreat is September 12-14 in Lake Geneva, WI. Please click here to log in to engageDU for more information and to register!
The Emerging Leaders Retreat will take place September 12-14, 2014 at Holiday Home Camp in Lake Geneva, WI.

We will meet on campus at 5:00pm on Friday, September 12 and arrive back to campus the afternoon of Sunday, September 14. The cost of the retreat is $50 which includes transportation, meals and lodging. A tentative retreat schedule is below.

Friday, September 12

5:00pm: Welcome dinner


6:00pm: Load buses and head to Lake Geneva


8:30pm: Arrive at Lake Geneva and check into cabins


9:00pm: Teambuilder activities


10:45pm: Bonfire and s'mores

Saturday, September 13

8:00am: Breakfast


9:00am: Ropes Course


12:00pm: Lunch


1:00pm: Identifying Your Leadership Style and Strengths workshop

3:00pm: Teams Course


5:30pm: Dinner


7:00pm:  Passion, Purpose, Calling and Careers workshop 
9:00pm: Evening activities 

Sunday, September 14

8:00am: Breakfast


9:00am: Large Group Challenge


10:30am: Taking the Next Steps in Your Leadership Journey workshop


12:00pm: Lunch


1:00pm: Load buses and head back to campus


3:30pm: Arrive back at campus

Waivers & other info.

Emerging Leaders! Please check your email for information about the retreat and the forms below. Remember, please return the waivers and health form to Katie Kramer or the SIRC (Coughlin 040) no later than Monday, September 9.