Leading Expeditions

Man hiking through the mountains

Adventure. Explore. Lead.

Develop your leadership skills in a new and exciting way through the Leadership Initiative's Leading Expeditions!

Leading Expeditions are transformational opportunities for you to immerse yourself in the study and application of leadership. These experiences will allow you to apply your leadership knowledge to exhilarating recreational activities in one of the most beautiful settings in the United States.

Our Leading Expeditions consist of two parts: a 1.5 credit hour course completed in Spring term and a 1.5 credit hour adventure completed during Summer term.


2020 Leading Expeditions

The Leaders Summit 2020

Grand Teton mountain rangeA breathtaking leadership experience. A nine-day rock climbing trip to the Grand Teton Mountains, Wyoming from August 12-20, 2020.

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Seneca Leaders Expedition

group of students whitewater raftingA thrilling leadership adventure. A three-day white-water rafting, mountain biking, and rock climbing excursion to Fayetteville and Seneca Rocks, West Virginia from April 30-May 2, 2020.

Learn more about the Seneca Leaders Expedition