July 2012 True, Blue and Gold Leadership Program Summer 2012 Newsletter Leadership Retreat! It’s that time of year again! The annual LEADERSHIP RETREAT, Thursday, August 16, 2012. Being a student leader means being part of a larger team. Whether you are a positional leader (RA, OL, Club Officer, etc.), or a servant leader (TBG), you are an essential piece of the campus community. You will have opportunities to meet other student leaders, bond with your team, and engage in activities that will build your skills as a student leader. Meeting Dates: Fall 2012 All meeting times are at 12:30 pm in M234 First Years: Will meet every Friday starting September 21 Second Years : Mon. Sept. 17 Mon. Oct 15 Mon. Nov 12 Third Years: Mon. Sept. 24 Mon. Oct 22 Mon. Nov 26 Fourth Years: Mon. Oct 1 Mon. Nov 5 The Leadership Retreat will include completion of a ropes challenge course and other teambuilding activities designed to get you interacting with your fellow student leaders. To accommodate everyone's busy schedules, we have created a new one day retreat. Because it is only one day be prepared for a WHOLE DAY of fun starting at 7 am and lasting until 9 pm. As usual, everything from transportation from Medaille, meals, and all sessions will be provided. All you need is: Be ON TIME!!!!! Have a can do attitude Wear comfortable sneakers and dress for the weather You might want to bring bug spray, sunscreen, and a camera And finally, be open to meeting new friends! It’s is going to be a great time you won’t want to miss. Please let Melisa Williams know if you are coming by emailing email@example.com to reserve your spot by August 1st! Changing the World; Promoting Active Citizenship NEW TRUE BLUE AND GOLD INITIATIVE: Alternative Spring Break (ASB): March 9—16, 2013 Dominican Republic Cost: $700 + Flight (includes lodging, food, and ground transportation) Earn $600 + by volunteering to work at all HOME Buffalo Bills games! Contact Melisa for more information on Bills and ASB information.