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  • Feb 20, 2017

    Social Ventures, Stage One

    Each SEGL student completes three capstone projects: the ethical Credo, the collaborative policy document, and the social venture project.  Each is essential to the SEGL experience, and each tests our students’ mettle.  The first challenge is the social venture project: a from-the-ground-up business plan to create positive change (for profit or nonprofit), to be implemented upon returning home.  Along the way, students gain countless leadership skills (and, perhaps, a nice college admissions boost!).  Our social venture journey started last week.Read More

  • Feb 11, 2017

    Ghosts of Rwanda Night

    “Ghosts of Rwanda Night” is a sober SEGL tradition.  Since our first semester, the powerful PBS Frontline documentary has saddened, focused, and challenged our students.  What is the best response to mass atrocities?  Should American leaders always prioritize American interests, or is it worth risking American lives to help stave off tragedy abroad?  How do we prevent such human rights abuses from ever occurring? Ghosts, and our second case study of the semester, poses these questions.Read More

  • Feb 5, 2017

    Skittles, the Supreme Court, and Security: Week One

    Keeping pace with a new Presidential Administration can be a challenge, especially in one’s first week in DC.  With some help from their Ethics and Leadership course, our Spring 2017 students are doing just that.Read More