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VOLeaders Academy: Doing Great Things With a Passion

Featured in the Spring, 2016 edition of Torchbearer, VOLeaders is a partnership between Athletics, Center for Leadership and Service and the Center for Sport, Peace, and Society.  It is a one of a kind program that combines academics, athletics, and student life while using their passion for sports to create a positive change within their team, campus and local and global communities.

To become a part of VOLeaders, students are nominated by their coaches and apply through the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies.  The result; they get the opportunity to serve as academy mentors and learn leadership traits unique to the program.

Read more about VOLeaders and the partnership which allows athletes an opportunity to gather experience while engaged in a culminating experience.