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Sapphire Leadership program

kellycial06kellycial06 Posts: 5Registered User New Member
Has anyone been invited to attend the Sapphire Leadership Program Day in March? Does anyone know what the program requires or how it works? I was invited yesterday and it sounds really great. It is offered through the Smeal College of Business at Penn State. I will be a first year student in the fall.
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  • livelaughlove26livelaughlove26 Posts: 72Registered User Junior Member
    yeah I was invited too. I'm wondering the same thing..what exactly is the program, is it competitive?
  • derrickli978derrickli978 Posts: 147Registered User Junior Member
    I was invited also and got a call a couple of weeks ago. The person told me that you can only apply if you have been invited. PSU Smeal invite the top 10% of the applicants accepted who show the most potential for leadership. It's suppose to be like a honors/leadership program within PSU Smeal. You have like two classes with the 90-100 fellow Sapphire participants the first year, then you have a project that you have to do for the next 7 semesters or terms I think.
  • kellycial06kellycial06 Posts: 5Registered User New Member
    I am going to the presentation tomorrow. I am OOS so we are making a little trip out of it..:) The people in the business office have been very nice and I am looking forward to hearing about the program. The agenda includes a discussion with the associate Dean and lunch with other Sapphire members.
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