Explorer Academy

The Explorer Academy at the Leadership Institute at Purdue Northwest is a program designed for PNW staff members to help you steer your professional development, build upon your strengths and navigate all that PNW has to offer.

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Build your network of colleagues, develop your leadership skills and have fun exploring PNW!

Attending the Explorer Academy is your time to pilot the leadership development that can impact your work, home and community life. This program aims to give you new tools to build upon your strengths and will give you the opportunity to explore PNW culture and assets that make us PNW Proud!

Program Details

When: 6-1/2 day sessions over a 6 month period including access to monthly virtual “Lunch and Learn” leadership presentations

What: The Leadership Institute’s Explorer Academy is a customized leadership program designed for PNW staff members so that you can steer your professional development and navigate all that PNW has to offer.

Where: The Leadership Institute at Purdue Northwest located in the Purdue Northwest Meeting Facility in Portage

Build your network of colleagues, develop your leadership skills, and learn more about PNW.

  • Each session will be scheduled from 8-11:30 a.m. and will begin with a working breakfast.
  • The sessions will be dedicated to leadership skill-building and learning activities.
  • Two sessions are planned on campus in order to learn more about our unique PNW campus assets.

For more information about the Explorers Academy, contact the Leadership Institute at PNW at leadershipinstitute@pnw.edu or call (219)-989-2802.