GLIDe Program

Global Leadership Intentional Development Program 

Make the most of your I-House experience & be formally acknowledged for your learning and leadership

  • In a highly complex environment
  • With support and guidance
  • Learn on purpose
  • Practice, reflect
  • Get better at managing & leading yourself & others, everywhere
Submit online reflection

Eligible Participants

  • Residents, alumni, and friends of International House
  • All levels of University students, from undergraduate to Ph.D.
  • General Program is free for I-House residents, fees may apply for different elements of engagement, like assessment tools or intensive training workshops

Curriculum 

Theory and Practice

  • Inclusive leadership
  • Community building
  • Multicultural team-building 
  • Intercultural competence
  • Visioning, architecting
  • Self & group actualization

Program Dynamics

Participants may engage at different levels, depending on the theoretical and practical activities they wish to be a part of: 

Level Theory Practice
Basic Global Teas Involvement at I-House
Intermediate I

Global Teas 
Intensive Training
Assessment Tools (IES, IDI)
Personal Development Plan

Involvement at I-House


Intermediate II

Global Teas (& equivalent)
I-House Leadership Retreat

Formal leadership role at I-House
Advanced 

Global Teas (& equivalent)
I-House Leadership Retreat 
Intensive Training
Assessment Tools (IES, IDI)
Personal Development Plan Coaching

Formal Leadership role at I-House




Requirements

  • GLIDe Orientation Session
  • To get credit for each activity, participants will submit an online reflection
  • At the end of the year, in May, participants contribute a short article based on their learning, to the GLIDe Community of Practice: Challenges and Strategies

Letter of Engagement 

  • Formally acknowledges the level, degree, and focus of annual engagement 

Questions?

Contact ihouse@ualberta.ca for questions regarding the GLIDe Program