In the midst of Asia’s growing presence in the global marketplace and politics, there is a unique opportunity and responsibility to contribute towards fostering global growth and sustainable development. Learn more about how we are committed to the practice of teaching and learning as a means to promote positive change.
High school, college, and university students who are passionate about making a positive difference in the world can look forward to the Asia Leadership Conference (ALC) 2017 which will be held on June 10, 2017 from 8am to 5pm at Sunway University in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The Center for Asia Leadership (CAL) recently organized a Panel Discussion on the theme “21st Century Mega-Trends, Impact and Implications” in conjunction with a visit from students and the teaching faculty from St. Joseph’s College, Bangalore, India, one of the oldest colleges in the State of Karnataka.
Last winter, twenty-two brilliant minds from the apex of postgraduate study – Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard Business School, Tufts Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Harvard Medical School, and the Northwestern Kellogg School of Management – embarked on the Asia Leadership Trek (ALT) 2017, an experiential learning journey through six countries and seven cities in Asia.
A record-setting 1,000 students participated in the Asia Leadership Conference (ALC) 2017, organized by the Center for Asia Leadership (CAL) at Sunway University on January 14, 2017.
Twenty-two scholars from the Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard Business School, Tufts Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Harvard Graduate School of Education, Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Harvard Medical School, and the Northwestern Kellogg School of Management kickstarted the Asia Leadership Trek (ALT) 2017 which began in Yangon, Myanmar on December 26, 2016.
It has been more than three months since I joined the informative and enlightening three-day ‘Leading Change for Organizational Renewal’ program, which was organized by the Center for Asia Leadership. During the program, Professor Dean Williams, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Policy, Center for Public Leadership, Harvard Kennedy School, imparted his knowledge of “adaptive work”, “adaptive challenge”, and “leadership moments” to more than 40 working professionals.
Happy New Year and my very best wishes to all of you as we embark on a new calendar year. I hope you have had a wonderful holiday season and a great start to 2017.
The Center for Asia Leadership (CAL) is preparing for its eighth Asia Leadership Trek (ALT), a socioeconomic and political journey, and teaching fellowship program that covers six destinations this December 26, 2016 to January 21, 2017
Volunteers from the Center for Asia Leadership (CAL) and the Malaysian non-governmental organization (NGO), CyberCare Youth Leadership recently jointly organized the inaugural CAL Community Service program, “Speak Up! We Are Listening” for 40 refugee youth from Syria, Palestine, Pakistan, and Somalia.
An interview with Harvard Professor Dean Williams on the importance of adaptive leadership and being change agents.