Center for Global Leadership is an important resource for UC Irvine and The Paul Merage School of Business students. The Center offers various academic courses, co-curricular programs and events to explore ideas and develop partnerships with other students, faculty members, corporate professionals and non-profit entities.
The Paul Merage School of Business offers a wide array of courses that address various aspects of leadership and teams. You will find the undergraduate, MBA and PhD courses addressing this topic listed by clicking the links on the left.
The Center for Global Leadership co-curricular programs facilitates the leadership development of MBA students through two flagship programs, the Executive Mentoring Program and the Social Responsibility Initiative. Both programs connect students with key professionals in the industry to learn through reflection, through practice and through relationship building.
The Distinguished Speakers Series (DSS) is the largest event hosted by Center. The event involves approximately 425 corporate professionals, community leaders, faculty members, staff and students. DSS provides an important way to exchange ideas, connect to corporate professionals and network.
In collaboration with The Orange County Register, the Center for Global Leadership is offering Merage MBA students an opportunity to receive media training and learn more about media goals and objectives.
As managers move into executive positions, this is of the areas they find the most challenging is working with the news media.