Summer 2024 Programs

MLW’s weeklong leadership training and immersion experiences are held at Washington College in Chestertown on Maryland’s Eastern Shore — a safe and beautiful home for programs. Delegates stay overnight in college housing and enjoy meals in the campus dining hall.

Middle School Experience in Leadership (MSEL)

Sunday, July 21 – Saturday, July 27, 2024

For students entering grades 6-8 in fall of 2024

Senior High Workshop (SHW)

Sunday, July 28 – Saturday, August 3

For students entering grades 9-12 in fall of 2024.

Advanced Leadership Seminar (ALS)

Sunday, July 21 – Saturday, July 27

For students who have completed grades 9-12 as of July 1, 2024.

Previous completion of the Senior High Workshop (SHW) is recommended.

Workshop topics can include:

  • Leadership Styles
  • Self Awareness and Identity
  • Group Dynamics
  • Diversity
  • Communication Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Ethical Decision-Making
  • Advocacy
  • Motivation and Empowerment
  • Leadership, Power, and Privilege
  • Project Management
  • Conflict Management
  • Creative Problem Solving
MLW delegates and staff pose for a group photo