Academy Program Schedule for 2017-2018



July-August 15

Academy Recruitment for the DLA Class of 2017-2018

August 15 - 31

Pre-Course “Getting Ready for Canvas” Launches

Instructor:  Harriett Schloer (Academy Canvas Administrator)

August 15

DEADLINE All Academy applications due to the Leadership Academy Dean PDG Mike Fischnaller

August 31

DEADLINE:  All Academy participants must complete the Pre-Course by this date



September 1

Course #1Communications launches on Canvas
Instructor:  Harriett Schloer

October 1

Course #2 Membership launches on Canvas
Larry Nelson

November 1

Course #3 Public Image launches on Canvas
Larry Long

Dec. 1 – Jan. 2

Academy Closed for the Holidays
Students may use this time to complete any unfinished work for the first Semester.



January 2

Course #4 Youth Service launches on Canvas
PDG Danny Mitchell

January 10

Drop Dead DEADLINE for completing all Academy work for the First Semester.  If the First Semester work is not completed by this date, the student may be dropped from this year’s program and reenrolled in the Second Semester in January 2019 to complete the program and graduate with the Class of 2019. 

February 1

Course #5 RI Organization launches on Canvas
Herb Orr

March 1-April 20

Course #7 The Rotary Foundation - Launches
Part 1 – PDG Ed Hardesty

Part 2 – PDG John Brodbeck

April 25

DROP DEAD DEADLINE for all 2nd Semester work to be completed for graduation


District Conference, Final Seminar and Graduation Date TBA