All around the city, Chicagoans are working to create new opportunities to be involved in civic growth. And the Civic Leadership Academy, a new program with the University of Chicago, helps spur this growth. CLA is building the next generation of leaders in nonprofits and government through a rigorous Certificate program and a Capstone Project at the University of Chicago.
Last night, we were honored to join the University of Chicago’s Office of Civic Engagement to welcome their second cohort in a celebration that kicked off 2016 with civic engagement in mind.
See below for some of the top tweets from the event:
See more on how UChicago’s Civic Leadership Academy is preparing Chicago’s emerging leaders here.
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