nge Denver is an immersion in global leadership for 40 high school students. Participants will be introduced to topics including economic, environmental, health, and social challenges that the world faces in the 21st century. The program is a 16-day summer competition styled after the “Amazing Race,” where teams of four will be presented with daily challenges. Each activity is designed to hone leadership skills that focus on awareness, creativ- ity, and innovation.
In this first step toward global leadership, participants will learn to utilize international resources found within the Denver-metro area. Program highlights include exposure to local governmental, nonprofit, and business leaders, using the Denver-metro transit system, competing for prizes, and exploring this year’s featured global leadership topic: social entrepreneurship.