On the Road for Change ASB Experience

On the Road for Change ASB Experience

The following information is about a spring break experience that was held in spring 2016. It is given here so you get an idea of the kind of experience the Dux Leadership Center has put together in the past. at the present time, it is expected that we will plan a similar alternative spring break experience for the spring of 2019.

If you have any questions, feel free to get in touch with us via email dux@jmu.edu.


Description: On the Road for Change: A leadership experience with you at the wheel! 

Location: Savannah, GA
Dates: March 4th- March 11th, 2016
Cost per participant: $150

This Alternative Spring Break, sponsored by the Dux Leadership Center, is a weeklong leadership and service experience that will put you in the driver’s seat of leading the group in volunteering during part of the journey from Harrisonburg, VA to Savannah, GA.

There will be six required pre-service training sessions held on Mondays from 7-8:30pm starting on Jan. 23rd and continuing through Feb. 27th. You will need to attend all trainings to be able to go on the break. During these training sessions we will focus on key leadership principles, develop close relationships, and have fun even before we even leave Harrisonburg!

You will also complete the Leadership Practices Inventory assessment, a tool that will help you learn about your own leadership behaviors, as well as explore the role of a leader in today’s world of challenges. This experience could be life changing like nothing else you have ever done!

If you are interested, please complete the application below before MIDNIGHT on October 18th. If you have any questions, please contact us via our Contact Us page.

Applications Open 10/5
Applications Due 10/18
Application Notification 10/21
Applicant Payment: 11/1

REQUIRED Attendance at all of the following:

  • Initial Orientation Meeting: 11/1 @ 8p
  • Pre-break Training Session #1: 1/23 @ 7p
  • Pre-break Training Session #2: 1/30 @ 7p
  • Pre-break Training Session #3: 2/6 @ 7p
  • Pre-break Training Session #4: 2/13 @ 7p
  • Pre-break Training Session #5: 2/20 @ 7p
  • Pre-break Training Session #6: 2/27 @ 7p
  • Break Experience: 3/4-11
  • Post-break Re-orientation Session: 3/20 @ 7p

On the Road for Change

A leadership experience with you at the wheel! An application for an Alternative Spring Break experience hosted by the Dux Leadership Center.

Step 1 of 5

  • (Last Name, First Name Middle Name)
  • Do NOT start with #. Just enter the number.
  • Please use only your JMU email address and include the entire address including "@dukes.jmu.edu".