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Blue Hen Leadership Program Presents
QUEST: a First Year Summer Leadership Experience

Question in order to challenge the process
Understand that leadership is a quest, a journey towards self awareness
Explore possibilities
Serve others
Transform yourself and impact the world in positive ways

QUEST is an opportunity for University of Delaware freshmen to get an early start on a journey of self discovery and personal leadership development and to gain the confidence that will support a successful student experience.

  1. Participants will foster connections among freshmen, leadership mentors and staff
  2. Participants will engage in experiences that contribute to an understanding of what it means to be a respectful and contributing member of a diverse community
  3. Participants will identify personal goals and learn how personal awareness and decision making can impact one's ability to achieve success
  4. Participants will understand that developing as a leader is a process that involves self awareness, relationships, skills, service to others and transformation.
Participants will be able to QUEST will be conducted by Susan Luchey, Associate Director of Student Centers for Leadership Development; Matthew Creasy, Assistant Director for the Blue Hen Leadership Program; peer mentors who have completed the Emerging Leader level of the UD Blue Hen Leadership Program.

For more information, contact Susan Luchey at or by calling 302-831-0091.