Program Schedule

Applications accepted through July 2019.

  • Notifications emailed to applicants in early August.

Individual meetings: mid-August 2019

  • Instructors meet with each student individually to discuss program and learn about goals

CFL Orientation: Wednesday, August 28, 2019 (12:00 - 1:00) PM

  • Zoom teleconference to discuss the details of the program

360 Reviews: September 16 -  October 11, 2019

  • Students undergo Checkpoint360 reviews and ProfileXT assessments, plus 2-hour individual debriefing by appointment.

Overnight Retreat: Thursday, October 17 (10:00 AM) - Friday, October 18 (4:30 PM), 2019

  • Takes place at Ross Point Camp & Conference Center, Post Falls, Idaho

Session 1: Friday, November 15, 2019 (8:00 - 4:30)

  • Topic: Principles of Leadership
  • Venue: Gonzaga University Hemmingson Center 
  • CFL Mentorship Refresher and Luncheon in Room 201 (11:00 - 1:30 PM)

Session 2: Friday, December 13, 2019 (8:00 - 4:30)

  • Topic: Emotional Intelligence
  • Venue: TBD

Session 3: Friday, January 10, 2020 (8:00 - 4:30)

  • Topic: Courageous Communication
  • Venue: TBD

Session 4: Friday, February 14, 2020 (8:00 - 4:30)

  • Topic: Employee Engagement
  • Venue: TBD

Session 5: Friday, March 6, 2020 (8:00 - 4:30)

  • Topic: Influencing Others 
  • Venue: TBD

Session 6: Friday, April 3, 2020 (8:00 - 4:30)

  • Topic: Organizational Change Management
  • Venue: TBD

Session 7: Friday, May 8, 2020 (8:00 - 4:30)

  • Topic: Final Reflections

Filmed Interviews: Monday, May 11 - Tuesday, May 12

Achievement Ceremony: Monday, June 1, 2020

  • To be held at the Volkar Center, Gonzaga University

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