John Nwankwo ’21
Home country: Nigeria
Major: Electrical and Computer Engineering
How has your participation in the community-engaged leadership program supported you in helping people get along better? Through continuous and confident dialogue
Community-engaged leadership is … cultivating leadership, challenging interest and developing skills.
I work with my community(ies) to address … social and economical impacts.
My friends would say I’m … self-determined
Fun fact: I am a Judo black belt.
The best part about the community-engaged leadership program is … my community engagement.
For my Stage 2 committed project, I … had a positive impact on my host community by providing technical mentorship and serving them for a common purpose.
My community partner(s) taught me … that to work successfully with a community, I need to be a part of it.
I plan to continue my journey as an engaged leader by … engaging with my local partners, especially in areas of sustainability.
Certificate in Community-Engaged Leadership
Build on your interests and apply your experiences (from courses to extracurricular activities) to this program to develop the skills you need to be a community-engaged leader.