Calendar and Application


Calendar of events for the 2020 New American Leadership Academy Cohort

  • November 25, 2019 – Application Opens 
  • December 17, 2019 – Application Closes @ 12:00 p.m.
  • January 24, 2020 – Selected applicants notified
  • February 19, 2020 – Welcoming reception
  • March 6, 2020 - Opening Retreat and Community Bridge Tour
  • March 18, 2020 – Session 1: City Government
  • April 1, 2020 – Session 2: Project Planning
  • April 15, 2020 - Session 3: Civic Engagement #1
  • April 29, 2020 – Session 4: Project Planning
  • May 13, 2020 -  Session 5: Civic Engagement #2
  • May 27, 2020 – Session 6: Project Planning
  • June 24, 2020  - Session 7: Navigating City Business Services
  • July 22, 2020 - Session 8: Project Planning
  • August 5, 2020 - Session 9: Being Active in the Community
  • August 19, 2020  - Session 10: Implicit Bias, Diversity & Ethics
  • September 2, 2020 - Session 11: Conflict Management & Resolution
  • September 16, 2020 - Session 12: Public Speaking
  • October 7, 2020  - Session 13: Strategic Collaborations/Project Planning
  • October 14, 2020 - Session 14: Project Presentations
  • October 28, 2020 - Session 15: Closing Program Ceremony

  *All sessions from 5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted