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Apply for Summer 2017

For High School Juniors with:

  • Cumulative, weighted GPA above 90
  • Demonstrated Leadership Skills
  • Excellence in Public Speaking

Email LeadershipAcademy@mercy.edu for more information.

Or Call 914.674.7482 with questions.

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Four sessions to choose from:

  • June 11 - June 17
  • June 25 - July 1
  • July 9 - July 15
  • July 23 - July 29
Business Leadership Academy
2017 Sample Agenda

MONDAY - Professional Development

  • "The Morality of Business"
  • Matching Your Personality to Your Career
  • Personal Branding Speeches
  • Evening Karaoke Party

TUESDAY - Team Building on Nature Hike

  • Communication
  • Cooperation
  • Perseverance 
  • Self-Reflection

WEDNESDAY - Career Exploration Day

  • "The Big Idea" - Careers in Entrepreneurship
  • "The Money Masters" - Careers in Finance
  • "From CFO to CIA" - Careers in Accounting
  • "Super Bowl Ads" - Careers in Marketing

THURSDAY - Corporate Visits in NYC

  • Microsoft/LinkedIn
  • MTV/Viacom
  • Disney/ESPN
  • EY and PWC

FRIDAY - Leadership in Action

  • Career Panel and Q&A
  • How to Give a "Ted Talk"
  • Student Presentations
  • Graduation Ceremony

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