Rosenthal Leadership Academy
Develop and enhance strong leadership on Notre Dame athletic teams by providing targeting emerging and existing leaders with progressive annual programming.
Notre Dame is a unique institution with a distinctive population of student-athletes. Programming specifics and logistics are developed in conjunction with administration and coaches, considering unique needs.
A student-athlete is nominated through a peer nomination process, after which the final roster is developed with the consultation of coaches and support staff.
Below is a video recap from the overnight Fall 2014 Retreat our leaders attended. Enjoy!
Targeted Growth Areas
Self-Awareness: personal values clarification, personality strengths, areas for growth, influence of life experiences on leadership style
Commitment to Institutional and Team Goals: investment in task-oriented behaviors, institutional involvement and engagement, taking ownership and empowering teammates in pursuit of team goals
Empathy and Perspective Taking: social support, concern for team welfare, altruistic behavior, emotional and social intelligence
Skill Building: communication skills, problem-solving skills, democratic behaviors
The Rosenthal Leadership Academy is composed of an advisory council, leadership workshops, and leadership retreats.