Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

PA 974 Nonprofit Board Leadership (*)


Sherry Wagner-Henry

This service-learning course engages graduate students who seek an opportunity to develop a commitment to community and civic engagement through volunteer leadership of nonprofit organizations in Madison/Dane County.

Students will enroll for 3 credits over two semesters (2 credits in the Fall and 1 credit in the Spring. They will serve on the boards of nonprofits (in a non-voting capacity) and complete an independent governance project for their assigned nonprofit by the end of the second semester.

Fall 2018 Syllabus