A Day in the Life of a College Student Leader: Case Studies for Undergraduate Leaders

A Day in the Life of a College Student Leader: Case Studies for Undergraduate Leaders

by Sarah M. Marshall, Susan R. Komives, Anne M. Hornak
     
 

"This book works well as a teaching and student leader development tool for several reasons. The cases presented in each chapter cover a wide range of topics and functional areas. The situations also vary in complexity.Each case comes with suggested discussion questions, beginning by asking participants to identify the issues in the case. The depth of questions

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"This book works well as a teaching and student leader development tool for several reasons. The cases presented in each chapter cover a wide range of topics and functional areas. The situations also vary in complexity.Each case comes with suggested discussion questions, beginning by asking participants to identify the issues in the case. The depth of questions often correlates to the complexity of the dilemma presented. Questions move beyond the specific case's basic issues to larger questions, making the cases adaptable to varying types of institutions, organizations or situations."?The Review of Higher Education

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781579222277
Publisher:
Stylus Publishing
Publication date:
04/28/2008
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

Susan R. Komives

Sarah M. Marshall is currently Associate Professor of Educational Leadership and Director of the Doctor of Education Program at Central Michigan University (CMU) where she teaches courses related to today’s college student, student affairs administration, student development, and higher education administration. Dr. Marshall is the editor of the popular Stories of Inspiration in Student Affairs series and co-authored A Day in the Life of A College Student Leader with Dr. Hornak.

Anne M. Hornak is currently Associate Professor of Educational Leadership at Central Michigan University where she teaches courses related to ethical leadership, college student development, and higher education administration. Dr. Hornak conducts research on White identity development, financial challenges of today’s students, and intercultural competence. Along with A Day in the Life of a College Student Leader, she has published multiple articles and book chapters.

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Table of Contents

Foreword: Helping College Students Engage in Leadership Susan R. Komives Komives, Susan R.

Table of Cases

1 Introduction 1

2 The Application of Student Development Theory in Case Analysis 7

3 Residence Life Cases Appropriate for Resident Advisors 17

4 Student Government Cases 51

5 Greek Life Cases 69

6 Leading Minority/Underrepresented Groups Cases 99

7 Orientation/Welcome Week Cases 123

8 Activities/Programming Board and Fee Allocation Cases 141

9 Honorary/Academic/Professional Association Cases 161

10 Service Learning Organizations/Community Engagement Cases 173

11 General Leadership Cases 189

12 Advice for Student Leaders 207

Index 213

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