Student Leadership Program

Student Leader Today, Community Leader Tomorrow!

The Student Leadership Program provides students with the ability to enhance and refine their leadership and communication skills.

The Student Leadership Program is a free program funded by the Student Association. It recognizes members of clubs and/or organizations as student leaders. Club and organization Executive Board Officers (President, Vice-President, Treasurer, SA Representative, and Treasurer) are automatic members of the Student Leadership Program.

Leadership Training

Student leadership training gives student leaders an opportunity to develop and enhance the following skills: 

  • Leadership styles
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Communication
  • Networking
  • Decision-making
  • Time Management
  • Diversity

This exciting and all-encompassing program offers the following benefits and opportunities to its student leaders:

  • Enhance their abilities to work in a team environment
  • Meet and interact with fellow students, faculty, and staff
  • Practice their networking strategies
  • Become familiar with conflict resolution methods
  • Discover their personality traits and the effects they have on others
  • Make the most of their college experience

Student leaders gain valuable experience by participating in an annual one-day team building program as well as a mixture of seminars each semester that help them excel at CCC and their future endeavors.

Student Leadership Scholarship

Student Association grants the necessary funding for the Student Leadership Program and recognizes the valuable experience student leaders acquire from this program. In addition, the Student Association funds the Student Leadership scholarship. This $1,000 annual scholarship is awarded to student leaders who demonstrate leadership qualities while maintaining a 3.0 grade point average or higher, along with being involved at CCC. Information regarding the scholarship can be obtained in the Student Life office.

Former recipients of this scholarship include:

  • 1993 - 1994  Marla Seymour
  • 1998 - 1999  Chris Faber-Moseley
  • 1999 - 2000  David Abersold, Robert Doherty
  • 2000 - 2001  Tiffany Clark, Justin Deragon, Paul Swarts
  • 2001 - 2002  Sharon Weaver, Jamie Allen
  • 2004 - 2005  Yuri Charlanow, Melissa Karac
  • 2005 - 2006  Dan Hartman, Anthony Kowtun, Tracy O'Reilly
  • 2006 - 2007  Rachel Ketchum, Lauren Smallcomb
  • 2007 - 2008  Ben Richards, Anthony Popkin, Ken Austin, Dawn McGregor
  • 2008 - 2009  Connie Winant, Michael Forrest
  • 2009 - 2010  Ekaterina Pestekhina
  • 2011 - 2012  Stephanie Manning
  • 2012 - 2013  Matthew Kelly, Mark Clements, Francis LaLomia, Thomas Peer
  • 2013 - 2014  Mark Clements, Nathalia Brasileiro, Jennifer Burbank
  • 2014 - 2015  Mikaela Hinterberger, Jenna Vazquez

Stop by the Student Life Office, Commons building, for further details regarding the program, or contact:
Nancy Agan, Director of Student Life