“Cultivating Leaders of Indiana” was developed to establish connections between the Purdue student body and the Frankfort, Indiana, community. By engaging high school students in workshops that focused on local, national, and global identities, the goal of the project was to encourage students to appreciate their individuality and to motivate them to translate their skills into a global perspective. Moreover, workshops centering on themes such as culture, citizenship, media, and education were designed to empower project participants to embrace their sense of social value and responsibility, not only in their immediate communities, but also globally.
Sdunzik, Jennifer and Yaryyeva, Annagul
"Cultivating Leaders of Indiana: Global Collaborations and Local Impacts,"
Purdue Journal of Service-Learning and International Engagement: Vol. 4
, Article 11.
Available at: https://docs.lib.purdue.edu/pjsl/vol4/iss1/11
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