Make an Impact

utmLEAD Make an Impact Cohort. Banner depicting three students sitting together, two people are talking while one is reading a book

Registration for the utmLEAD - Make an Impact Register here.

This cohort will develop in students an understanding of power and privilege. Students will engage with the concept of social justice and learn how to give back to their community in a meaningful way. 

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Program Outline

Session 1: Foundations 

  • This session will provide students with an understanding of the utmLEAD Make an Impact Cohort; experience the dynamics of power and privilege; and, understand the concepts of equity and social justice in a local context.

Session 2: Conflict, Culture and Inclusion 

  • This session will encourage students to consider the importance of conflict at a local scale; culture and diversity; and, exclusion and inclusion manifest.

Session 3: The Web, The Globe, and Your Impact

  • This session will expose students to the multiple advantages of our web community and how to use it, along with how to create a beneficial global impact through action.

Session 4: Impacting Your Community

  • This session will allow students to discover ways to understand the community and use that understanding to impact the community.

Session 5: Active Engagement at UTM

  • This session will recognize involvement outside of the classroom; opportunities at UTM; and, service-learning.

Session 6: Believe and Achieve

  • This session will provide students with the resources to reflect upon their experience in utmLEAD and develop an action plan to get involved in the multiple opportunities available on campus.

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This experience is approved on the Co-Curricular Record (CCR)! Links to the ccr website.

The CCR Competencies you'll develop in this Cohort are:

  • Leadership
  • Teamwork
  • Collaboration
  • Reflective thinking
  • Fostering inclusivity and equity 
  • Communication​

View the full list and descriptions of the CCR Competencies here (PDF).


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