Experiential Learning Resources

Welcome! On this page you have the opportunity to take a deeper dive into a competency quadrant (Communication, Intrapersonal Awareness & Development, Interpersonal Skills & Intercultural Knowledge or Ways of Thinking) that you are looking to improve or learn more about.

Start by scrolling down and clicking “learn more” under the competency quadrant you are interested in. You will be taken to a page with the full list of competencies in the quadrant, definitions and a resource section curated for each competency quadrant.

Experiential Learning Cycle

By interacting with this page, you are beginning the “Find Experiences” step in the cycle of developing your leadership and professional development competencies. So go ahead and search for opportunities that interest you.

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You have access to an array of opportunities to learn, practice, demonstrate and apply effective communication strategies. When strengthening communication skills becomes a priority, individuals and constituents will benefit greatly.

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Understanding yourself and committing to improving your skills and abilities will contribute to your awareness and personal development. Taking personal responsibility, understanding how to be resilient and having strong abilities to take initiative display that you can be relied on.

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Essential to successful leadership, your ability to maintain appropriate and productive relationships presents your ability to understand organizational behavior. Understanding how diverse perspectives can influence groups and individuals and the importance of social responsibility will assist you with development towards being an engaged citizen in any organization, community or group you are a part of.

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In any role you serve in, you will face decision-making and problem-solving circumstances. The ability to generate ideas and solutions while maintaining ethical behavior is important to fulfilling your responsibilities. Having a high level of analytical reasoning and systems thinking and planning will assist you in your development towards stronger ways of thinking skills.

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