ATLAS is the new name for the UAF Summer Leadership Institute.
The ATLAS program is an intensive, one-week summer experience designed to develop leadership skills for students finishing grades 9-12. The curriculum focuses on leadership roles and accountability, team building, leadership styles and situations, motivating others, civic responsibility, integrity, public speaking, changing behaviors, and goal setting. Students live on campus, enjoy the academic and social atmosphere and get a taste of college life.
"This institute has helped me bring out my potential as a leader." - K.C.
"I've made incredible friendships and.... I've learned so much." - D.W.
"This institute has taught me to shoot higher than you think you can realistically achieve--you just might make it." - S.F.
"This institute has helped me to define my values and learn what makes a good leader and a good follower." - E.S.