Course Calendar:
Fall 2008
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Week
Date
Class Activity

1

9/2

 

Introductions: Develop Leadership Keywords
For Next Week: Written Reflection on Why You Joined the Pavlis Institute

     
2

 

9/9

 

 

 

 

9/13

 

6PM: Social Gathering with the Pavlis Institute Task Force (Alumni Lounge, Memorial Union Building )

7PM: Introduction to Pavlis Institute from Dr. Warrington (back in Rekhi Hall G009); Continue Defining Leadership

 

 

(Saturday) 9-11AM: MTU Challenge Course
MTU Trails (off Sharon Ave. - by Ski Trails)

     
3
9/16

 

Introduction to Communication Theory
For Next Week: Written Reflection on Questions from Lecture

 

     
4
9/23

 

Introduction to Globalization Theory; Listening Skills Primer
For Next Week: Read Terry Woychowski Biography & Prepare Questions for the Speaker

 

     
5
10/1

 

No meeting on Tuesday, 9-30.

WEDNESDAY: Dinner & Speaker Presentation by Terry Woychowski
6PM - Wads Annex (lower level of Wads Hall - back half of Campus Cafe)
For Next Week: Read Richard Vaz Article & Prepare Questions for Speaker

 

     
6
10/7

 

5PM: Dinner with Richard Vaz, Presentation (Wadsworth Annex, 5PM)

 

     
7
10/14

 

Post-Presentation Disucssion - Leadership & Rhetoric
For Next Week: Read Emily Thrush Article (Adobe Acrobat Reader Required) & Prepare Discussion Questions

 

     
8
10/21

 

Discuss Thrush Article
Introduce & Discuss Final Project
For Next Week: Explore World Changing Website; Write 750 Word Analysis of Website

 

     
9
10/28

 

Presentation & Analysis of World Community Grid
For Next Week: Read Articles / Watch Presentations on Presentation Skills: PowerPoint is Evil , Death by PowerPoint , Make Your Next Presentation "Naked"

 

     
10
11/4

 

Discuss Presentation Skills
For Next Week:
Presentation Plan & Outline

 

     
11
11/11

 

Movie Presentation (TBD) / Assign Presentation Days

 

     
12
11/18

 

Movie Discussion

 

     
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11/25

 

No Class - Thanksgiving Break

 

     
13
12/2

 

Final Presentations

 

     
14
12/9

 

Final Presentations