Villanova Leadership Academy

The goal of the advanced series is for current and future student leaders to understand and apply many of the theories and practices of servant leadership. This competitive program will help prepare you to take on leadership positions both at Villanova and beyond.

Faculty, staff, administration, and leadership practitioners in the community will serve as workshop facilitators for these programs. Participants who attend 5/7 sessions will receive a signed certificate and will be invited to our Servant Leadership Banquet, Friday, April 4th from 1:30 - 2:30.

All sessions are held from 1:30-2:30 p.m. on Friday afternoons in Garey 101.  

Topics Date
Servant Leadership in an Interconnected World
Ralph Gigliotti
Friday, January 31
The "Brand" of a Servant Leader
Lionel Anderson
Friday, February 7
Time Perspectives & Servant Leadership
John Immerwahr
Friday, February 14
Spirituality & Servant Leadership
Beth Hassel
Friday, February 21
Inclusive Servant Leadership
Friday, March 14
Building Community as a Servant Leader
Emily Forte & Nick Tumolo
Friday, March 21
Insightful Thinking & Servant Leadership
Rebeka Karrant
Friday, March 28
Closing Banquet
Friday, April 4

Spotlight on Leadership Lecture

Honorable Cory Booker, Mayor of Newark addressed a full room of members of the Villanova community for our 3rd Annual Spotlight on Leadership Event on February 18, 2013. Please stay tuned for more information regarding this program.

Honorable Corey Booker

Does your organization need leadership support?

Does your organization need some extra training in any of the following areas: group motivation, teamwork, communication, goal setting, or running a meeting?

Contact Ralph Gigliotti at to request support from a Student Leadership Coach.