The internet and social networking are rapidly redefining organizational structure and human interaction. As a result, the definition of effective leadership is undergoing transformational change. This comprehensive program presents a broad investigation of fundamental concepts in management, leadership, and organizational change. Learn the skills that effective leaders must now possess in order to influence organizational and social change.
The Global Leadership & Social Change Academy is designed to provide foundational knowledge, skills, and practical tools to create future leaders in business, education, and beyond. Apply the skill sets you learn in the Academy to your home communities, in your schools, and your future. The dynamic curriculum combines two NYU School of Continuing and Professional Studies classes, one college credit class and one non-credit class. The curriculum provides insight into organizational structure and change, ethical practices, and business and leadership etiquette.
New York University
Founded in 1831, New York Universityis ranked as one of the top academic institutions in the world. NYU was named by Newsweek Magazine as one of the “New Ivies” and according to Forbes Magazine, NYU ranks 7th among universities that have produced the largest number of living billionaires. As the largest private university in the U.S., NYU graduates thousands of accomplished students each year. Famous alumni include Angelina Jolie, Adam Sandler, and Lady Gaga. The center of NYU is its Washington Square campus in Greenwich Village, which stretches north to Union Square. With no walls or gates, NYU’s campus is “in and of the city,” drawing inspiration from the energy of New York City.
NYU University Hall
Students reside in University hall (known as UHall to NYU students), one of the most popular residence halls on campus. Located in the heart of the lively Union Square, UHall offers apartment-style suites with bathroom, kitchen, and dining area in each unit. Each air-conditioned suite houses two double rooms completely furnished with desks, closet space, dressers, and high-speed internet. In-house facilities include a laundry room, TV/DVD lounge, study lounges, music rehearsal rooms and the Summer Discovery office. With floor to ceiling windows in the hallways, UHall provides excellent panoramic views of the famous New York City skyline.