To “embark upon” is to start a new project or activity, usually one that will be difficult and will take time. It means to start a journey, to explore and search for something valuable. During this phase of the Quest for Socially Responsible Leadership, students will begin their leadership development journey at the University of West Florida. Curiosity and self-exploration will fuel the programs and opportunities within this phase.
As a result of participation in the Embark phase of the Quest for Socially Responsible Leadership, students will be able to:
This phase is designed for students who are looking to gain a greater overall understanding of leadership and self-awareness of their own leadership capacities. Students that are seeking basic skill development and an overview of various leadership styles, philosophies, and theories would most benefit from this phase. The Embark phase is recommended for: