Ethical Training Programs

King StatueThe Andrew Young Center for Global Leadership develops campus-based local, state, national, and international training and consultation programs for undergraduate and pre-college students, alumni, leadership educators and practitioners, public leaders, college faculty and administration.  The programs consisting of lectures, customized workshops, international ethical leadership certificate programs, along with structured certificate programs targeted to mid-level and senior-level leaders in business, public service, higher education, science and religious institutions.

Poignant rituals, hands-on workshops, community development projects and intensive experiential strategies are all part of the programs and training developed by the Leadership Center. Among other things, the training addresses how spiritual and environmental elements shape human consciousness and actions. Participants grasp the importance of being alert, working through fear and seeking help—even from those they lead. They learn to look deep within and discover the gifts of freedom, imagination and creativity.

"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."

Martin Luther King, Jr.

"Whatever you do, strive to do it so well that no man living and no man dead, and no man yet to be born can do it any better."

Benjamin Elijah Mays

"A Dream is the bearer of a new possibility, the enlarged horizon, the great hope."

Howard Thurman

"Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that."

Martin Luther King, Jr.

"It is not what you keep, but what you give that makes you happy."

Benjamin Elijah Mays

"Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive."

Howard Thurman

"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."

Martin Luther King, Jr.

"As we face the unpredictable future, have faith that man and God will assist us all the way."

Benjamin Elijah Mays

"At the core of life is a hard purposefulness, a determination to live."

Howard Thurman

"Ultimately a great nation is a compassionate nation. No individual or nation can be great if it does not have a concern for the least of these."

Martin Luther King, Jr.

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