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Servant Leadership House at Finlandia University

The Koskela Servant Leadership House is a unique living and learning community for female students who are committed to personal growth and servant leadership as a means of building a vibrant and caring community. Check out the commitments, qualifications and keep up on the latest news from the leadership house below.

It’s that time of year, female students with at least a 3.0 GPA are invited to apply to live in the Koskela Servant Leadership House next school year. The deadline for applications is March 15, 2019.

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CORE COMMITMENTS OF Koskela SERVANT LEADERSHIP HOUSE

SERVICE

The practice of seeking, knowing and doing the truth for the sake of the common good.

LEADERSHIP

Exercised through building awareness and opportunities for others to grow in their capacity to serve the common good.

COMMUNITY

Built on listening, self-reflection, empathy, cooperation and open inclusion.

QUALIFICATION FOR ACCEPTANCE OF Koskela SERVANT LEADERSHIP HOUSE

CREDIT REQUIREMENT

Applicants must have 30 credits earned before the 1st day of the semester for which you are applying.

GPA REQUIREMENT

A 3.0 cumulative GPA must be earned at the time of application and maintained during residency.

COMMUNITY SERVICE REQUIREMENT

Applicants must agree to participate in developing and executing community service goals for each semester and provide documentation of such service. All residents must sign and abide by the Koskela Servant Leadership House Core Commitments Residents Guide.

Servant leadership house News

Updates from Servant Leadership House


  • A Legacy of Servant Leadership

     

    This article was featured in the 2019 Donor Edition of the Bridge Magazine

    A light blue house on Quincy St., just past Finlandia University’s Old Main building, bears the name “Servant Leadership House.” The house has been known by other names and had other purposes in the history of the university, but since 2014 it has been a residence for female students who desire to grow as servant leaders. Put simply, servant leaders focus primarily on influencing their communities [...]


  • Servant Leadership House applications are now open for 2019-20

    Female students with at least a 3.0 GPA are invited to apply to live in the Servant Leadership House next school year. The Servant Leadership House is a unique living and learning community for female students who are committed to personal growth and servant leadership as a means of building a vibrant and caring community. Hear from two of the current leadership house occupants as they discuss the benefits and experience living in the house here.

    Applications are due [...]


  • That’s a wrap, Lion Around talks Christmas traditions for last 2018 podcast

    Christmas Traditions with Lion Around

    With finals out of the way, senior co-hosts Monica Freeman and Gina Geliche are looking forward to their final semester at Finlandia. Along with their final semester, Freeman and Geliche are excited to be home for the holidays to dive into their favorite Christmas traditions. Unmentioned in the podcast, the duo recorded the episode in the Hoover Center, which used to house the president and his family. Currently, the Hoover Center is where the president’s office is located.

    To start the [...]

Staff

Rene JohnsonAssistant Professor, Religion and Philosophy; and Director, Servant LeadershipFinlandia Universityrene.johnson@finlandia.edu906-487-7558