Years of research show that leaders are made, not born. KLI is committed to upholding Claremont McKenna's leadership mission by offering students experiences that will challenge them to think, feel, and act as a leader and a changemaker.
The mission of the Kravis Leadership Institute at Claremont McKenna College is to be a premier academic center for the promotion and understanding of responsible, innovative leadership and to provide unique opportunities for CMC students to develop as outstanding real world leaders in the public, private and social sectors.
FRI 9/7/18 Club and Institute Fair
TUES 9/11/18 Leadership Lunch with CMC Students
THURS 9/27/18 Board and Fellows Event in New York, NY
MON 10/1/18 Women and Gender Leadership Fund Application Due
FRI - SAT 10/5 - 10/6/18 ImpactCMC Weekend Activities in Claremont, CA
SAT 10/20/18 Board and Fellows Event in San Francisco, CA
The KLI Leadership Competency Model
What is it?
Our Competency model has been proven to develop and maximize leadership potential in individuals. We are the leading institute for leadership research, theory, and practice. Our goal is to help students become the leaders that this world needs through these three competencies.
Campus News and Student Publications
How to Lead and Influence Without Formal Authority, a Leadership Workshop
We often underestimate our ability to lead due to insufficient exposure to formal leadership roles, unmet age requirements, or even lack of experience. In this leadership workshop, KLI Academic Director Professor David Day shares the art and science of getting people to say “yes."