Institute for Leadership in Ministry

What is the Institute? The Institute’s core program is a three-year course of studies which provides a foundation in Catholic theology, spirituality, education and training in leadership. Foundational to the Institute is that all are called by virtue of baptism, to...

The Sacrament of the Present Moment – Leadership and Ministry training

Leadership Training – May 17 to 19 / 2018
Leadership Training: Priests, Parish Staff, Religious, Council Members, Ministry Coordinators (Youth & Young Adults; Liturgy; Social Ministry; Catechetical, School Teachers).
The Mission – June 20 to 22 / 2018
All Parishioners
FREE for All Participants
Parishes not participating in the D6 Multi-Parish Cooperative are WELCOME!
(We ask Parishes to contribute with a flat fee of $500 per parish, for both events; regardless of quantity of ministers, or staff )
Pastors: To register Please contact and confirm with the Dean Fr. Bob Fambrini, SJ. Individuals, Please send an email to Anabella Estrada at aestrada@dsj.org
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Leadership Crises in Silicon Valley: A Way Forward

Silicon Valley life presents significant challenges to individual and organizational leadership. In this working lunch, Kirk Hanson, Executive Director of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University and Ann Skeet, Director of Leadership Ethics at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University will reflect on the ten most significant challenges facing Silicon Valley leaders today and consider how resources within the Ignatian tradition might provide an innovative, transformative way forward.

Co-sponsored by the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics

Bannan-KirkHanson Kirk O. Hanson is executive director of the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University and John Courtney Murray S.J. University Professor of Social Ethics. The Center has extensive programs in business ethics, bioethics, government ethics, internet ethics and character education, and works closely with groups of business corporations, hospitals, city councils and school districts on professional ethics.

Bannan-AnnSkeetAnn Skeet is the Director of Leadership Ethics at the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University,  a new position that directs the Center’s work in business ethics and a future program in nonprofit ethics.

Please RSVP at www.scu.edu/ic/bannan

About the Bannan Institute
Bannan Institutes are yearlong, thematic programs hosted by the Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education at Santa Clara University. All events are free and open to the public. Please RSVP at www.scu.edu/ic/bannan

Bannan-Spring2015theme
Spring 2015: Leadership and the Intellectual Life
Tradition, Innovation, and Transformation
The Jesuit, Catholic intellectual tradition has long been marked by rigorous and critical interdisciplinary engagement, dialogue, and a commitment to innovation and transformation. This quarter’s lecture series will examine the foundational and dynamic mission and means by which Jesuit, Catholic universities seek to form whole persons, engaged citizens, and accountable leaders.

The Bottom Line of Contemplative Leadership: Exploring the Impact of Spiritual Engagement by Organizational Leaders in Higher Education, Business, and Healthcare

What role can spirituality play in executive decision-making and larger organizations? Andre Delbecq of Santa Clara University, a pioneer in the field of leadership spirituality, will explore the value and impact of incorporating spirituality into the business, healthcare, and higher education arenas, in conversation with Elizabeth McCabe and Diarmuid Rooney of Ministry Leadership Center, and David McCallum, S.J. of Le Moyne University.

Bannan-AndreDelbecqAndré L. Delbecq, the J. Thomas and Kathleen L. McCarthy University Professor at Santa Clara University, directs its Institute for Spirituality of Organizational Leadership.

Bannan-ElizabethMcCabeElizabeth McCabe is the Executive Director, Formation & Integration Initiatives for the Ministry Leadership Center. She provides vision and strategic leadership to ensure effective and lasting integration of the MLC formation process within the sponsoring systems.

Bannan-DavidMcCallumSJDavid McCallum, S.J. is a Jesuit priest who serves as Chief Mission Officer at Le Moyne College, is an assistant professor of Management and Leadership, and currently, is serving as the interim Vice President of Institutional Advancement.

Bannan-DiarmuidRooneyDiarmuid Rooney, M.S.Psych., M.T.S., D.Soc.Admin., serves as the Executive Director, Formation and Communication Technology at the Ministry Leadership Center.

Please RSVP at www.scu.edu/ic/bannan

About the Bannan Institute
Bannan Institutes are yearlong, thematic programs hosted by the Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education at Santa Clara University. All events are free and open to the public. Please RSVP at www.scu.edu/ic/bannan

Bannan-Spring2015theme
Spring 2015: Leadership and the Intellectual Life
Tradition, Innovation, and Transformation
The Jesuit, Catholic intellectual tradition has long been marked by rigorous and critical interdisciplinary engagement, dialogue, and a commitment to innovation and transformation. This quarter’s lecture series will examine the foundational and dynamic mission and means by which Jesuit, Catholic universities seek to form whole persons, engaged citizens, and accountable leaders.

Guideposts and Forecasts: Shared Governance and Collaborative Leadership in Jesuit Universities

Bannan-StephanieRussellEdDStephanie Russell, Ed.D. is the vice president for Mission and Ministry at Marquette University

Reporting to the president, Dr. Russell is responsible for promoting the university’s mission and Catholic, Jesuit identity, expressed in the search for truth, the discovery and sharing of knowledge, the promotion of a life of faith and the development of leadership expressed in service to others. Her responsibilities at the university, which she joined in 2001, include oversight of the Faber Center for Ignatian Spirituality and Campus Ministry. She maintains in her work a strong focus on Catholic social teaching and intellectual tradition, the Ignatian spiritual and educational heritage, and interreligious dialogue as means for deepening the university’s mission.

Please RSVP at www.scu.edu/ic/bannan

About the Bannan Institute
Bannan Institutes are yearlong, thematic programs hosted by the Ignatian Center for Jesuit Education at Santa Clara University. All events are free and open to the public. Please RSVP at www.scu.edu/ic/bannan

Bannan-Spring2015theme
Spring 2015: Leadership and the Intellectual Life
Tradition, Innovation, and Transformation
The Jesuit, Catholic intellectual tradition has long been marked by rigorous and critical interdisciplinary engagement, dialogue, and a commitment to innovation and transformation. This quarter’s lecture series will examine the foundational and dynamic mission and means by which Jesuit, Catholic universities seek to form whole persons, engaged citizens, and accountable leaders.