BEN Leadership Development Single Workshop


WHEN October 21, 2017
WHERE NYU Abu Dhabi, Saadiyat Island Campus Part of "Boys' Education Network (BEN) Workshop Series" WHO NYU Abu Dhabi Open to the Public

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The Boys' Education Network (BEN) is a leadership development program that invites young boys in Abu Dhabi to foster collaborative leadership skills through cultivating a stronger understanding of themselves and the communities around them. BEN was co-founded by NYUAD students in partnership with the NYUAD Office of Community Outreach.

Through actively addressing practices such as self-awareness, team-building, and conflict resolution, BEN aims to explore the roles of an effective leader in our world today, and what it means to create ethical impact.

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About the Workshops

The BEN Leadership Development Series curriculum includes four workshops. These workshops are led by male university students who have participated in a facilitation training. BEN was founded by NYU Abu Dhabi students Garreth Chan and Firas Ashraf in partnership with the Office of Community Outreach.

Fall 2017 Dates

Single Workshop

The workshop titled, "The Language of Leadership" will look into creative reading and writing as a way to think about public speaking, expression, and their relationship to leadership.

  • Saturday, October 21, 2017
Workshop Series

The series will explore the components of leadership (self and community) over the course of four weeks. Participants who are interested in the series must attend all four workshops to complete the program.

  • Saturday, November 4, 2017
  • Saturday, November 11, 2017
  • Saturday, November 18, 2017
  • Saturday, November 25, 2017


Hosted by
  • NYUAD Office of Community Outreach

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