_"For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them." - Aristotle
All trainings and workshops are experiential in design and facilitation, and customized based on expected attendance and allotted time. We do our best to ensure students are actively learning through hands-on experiences, reflection and discussion.
Student Org (or Greek Life) Boot Camp
This dynamic strategic planning, teamwork and org management course takes students through a high energy and interactive process. We explore core organizational values, develop a stronger sense of community, a proven process for teamwork and communication, find ways to handle the hardest conversations among org members, and develop clear boundaries between our roles as friends, peers and professionals in a student org setting. Learn More.
Rock Stars of Employability Series
This series of workshops is designed with one purpose: Students to think with innovation and creativity about their career search and personal professional development. Networking, goal setting, resume writing, and character development are all essential parts of this Rock Star series built to get you the career of your life!
Train the Trainer - Train like a Ninja
Are you looking for the 'special something', that fresh new twist, and a new excitement for your conferences, workshops or other activities? The Train-the-Trainer program is becoming one of our most popular programs for any audience that hosts trainings, conferences, or other educational opportunities. This amazing one-day opportunity provides the most practical strategies for individuals to implement immediately in their everyday presentations. Learn more.
Take Back Life - Alcohol and Peer Pressure Management
This eye-opening experience on alcohol use, abuse and prevention takes a challenging subject and turns it into a deeply engaging and high energy experience. Students are challenged to an exciting obstacle course where balance, coordination, focus and speed are everything! As engaging as it gets, we quickly explore the consequences of exchanging the excitement of NOW for the potentially challenging consequences of later. This amazing process paired with small group discussion and personal reflection is creating a new attitude around alcohol education.
Social Justice Boot Camp
Originally a customized program for a client, now an asset to all that Take Back College offers. This 3-5 hour experience tackles the conversations necessary to be a thriving and contributing member of society. Special Agent. Secret Agent. Change Agent! What traits do these three have in common? Expertise and passion. How did they develop these traits? No jumping jacks or push-ups required! This economy demands that people learn to cross the boundaries of security and take risks! Employers want individuals who are able to collaborate, have effective conversations, and create common goals. Gain the skills, tools and strategies you need to overcome the challenges facing our progressive intentions of social justice and positive change for the better for all people. Learn More.
Now there's a big word, and I don't mean syllabic. Leadership, what the heck does it mean. So many angles, dynamics, definitions, and perspectives. So many applications, uses, settings. So many degrees: individual leadership, group leadership, community leadership, global leadership. There is just so much!!! Take Back College offers a core program for leadership education, but we have several different 'tracks' for our leadership program so that we can best serve your campus and student goals. Talk to us, and we'll ensure your needs are met.