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Student Leadership & Involvement
Dave Crafts
Director, Student Leadership & Involvement
De Rosa University Center, 2nd Floor
3601 Pacific Avenue
Stockton, CA 95211

Heyborne Leadership Academy

The Heyborne Leadership Academy is a 2-unit course which provides an opportunity for students to cultivate and elevate their leadership skills. The Heyborne Leadership Academy is a unique experience designed to develop leadership skills of University of Pacific Students regardless of major or year. The Academy occurs on Saturday mornings and goes beyond classroom lecture and involves large group lectures led by faculty and community leaders, small cohort learning led by student mentors and experiential fieldwork utilizing Northern California as text. Participants will interact and network with some of the foremost leaders and learn leadership lessons firsthand.

The participation fees covers:
Free continental breakfast every session, an Off -Campus experiential learning excursion to a corporation or non-profit demonstrating leadership in the workplace, Heyborne T-Shirt and a Certificate of completion which can be noted on your resume.

Topics: The Heyborne Leadership Academy is a semester long program, meeting Saturday mornings from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm.  The curriculum topics (include, but are not limited to):

Examination of personal leadership values
Leadership theories
Systems theory
Managing UP
Emotional Courage and Relational Leadership
Diversity and Social Justice
Leading during Crisis
International career development
Negotiation Skills
Team Accountability
Leadership in the Community
Applied Leadership

2017/18 Heyborne Leadership Academy Schedule

Sample Schedule:

9:30 am Breakfast
10:00 am Guest Speaker
11:00 am Cohort Leadership Activity
12:00 pm Session Ends

Location:  Wendell Phillips Center 140

Class Dates:
2018: 01/16, 01/20, 01/27, 02/03, 02/10, 02/24, 03/03, 03/24, 04/07, 04/14, 04/21

Payments: Please fill out the HLA Registration Form and mail to:
University of the Pacific 
ASuop Main Office 
Attn:  Heyborne Leadership Academy
3601 Pacific Ave Stockton CA, 95211 


  • January 8th, 2017

*No refunds. Only checks will be accepted. Please mail your check with your registration form. Make your check is payable to University of the Pacific. We do not accept credit cards or cash.