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Category: LDR102

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Individual Reflection

Mengyao Li LDR102 Prof. Smith/Scott March19, 2016 Multi-Dimensional Collaboration Finishing our short-term leadership courses, when I recalled all the courses, I think the final collaborative presentation accounts for the important part of the whole class. I earned and learned different perspectives of collaboration from the whole process ranging from the long-term time arrangement, the collective…
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Mengyao Li LDR102 Prof. Smith/Scott March 3, 2016 Final Presentation In the last class, each group based on the preliminary presentation and the feedbacks from classmates and professors revised and did the final presentation aiming at different social issues. For our project “Showplace”, we received other groups’ advices of lacking the strong narrative of social…
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Mengyao Li LDR102 Prof. Smith/Scott February 25, 2016 Artist Visit: Jessica Scott Felder After learning the collaboration in arts and leadership and doing the preliminary presentation, we had the artist visitor, Jessica Scott Felder, to give us a real contact with the arts and collaboration. Jessica showed us her paintings, installations, and performance which focus…
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Mengyao Li LDR102 Prof. Smith/ Scott 24 February, 2016 Preliminary Presentation For the sixth week, each group presented their preliminary project which focused on different social issues. The topics range from the racialism, education to the gender inequality. For our group, all members pay great attention to the insufficiency of art education. After we did…
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Mengyao Li LDR102 Prof. Smith/Scott 13 February, 2016 Practical Collaboration and Leadership In the fifth week’s class, we combined the previous close looking assignment and Cronin’s article about the liberal arts and leadership. I gained some new aspects about the collaboration and the essence of liberal arts education. Based on the closing looking assignment, I…
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Mengyao Li LDR102 Prof. Smith/Scott 4 February, 2016 How collaboration works in art? In the fourth week of the class, we combine the questioning principles and real example of how artists work together to further understand the collaboration in arts. Based on the reading of Maura Kelly and her thoughts upon the how the creativity…
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Mengyao Li LDR102 Prof. Scott/Smith 29 January, 2016 Public Arts In the third week of leadership study, we got in touch with more specific artworks and more familiar with the element principles of appreciating the artworks. Additionally, through the arts work, from my perspective, I notice the interaction and relationship between artworks with the surrounding…
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  Mengyao Li LDR102-Collaboration in Art and Leadership Prof. Scott/Smith 21 February, 2016 Collaboration in arts The word “collaborate” origins from late Latin “collaboratus” which means labor together. Outstanding leaders are effective at working with people. They build trust with others and promote collaboration, which revokes last class theme about how Washington could gain trust…
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Mengyao Li LDR102-Collaboration in Art and Leadership Professor Scott/Smith 14 January, 2016 In the first class of LDR, collaboration in art and leadership, Professor Scott and Smith gave us a brief introduction and answered students’ questions about this class. I gained a rough but more profound understanding of the relationship between arts and leadership, especially…
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