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Dr. Cooper Named A Leadership
 Greater Chicago Fellow 08.01.16
Dr. Cooper Named A Leadership
Greater Chicago Fellow

Daniel Cooper, Ph.D., Executive Director of Adler’s Institute on Social Exclusion, has been named a 2017 Leadership Greater Chicago (LGC) Fellow. The year-long fellowship is the region’s premiere executive-level program, immersing participants in the major socioeconomic issues facing the greater Chicagoland area.

The program comprises retreats, full-day seminars, site visits, discussion groups, conversations with leaders and experts, service projects, cultural events, and other activities. LGC Fellows explore critical community challenges, examine themselves as leaders, and build transformational relationships of trust and collaboration.

LCG alumni includes First Lady Michelle Obama, Senior Advisor to President Barack Obama Valerie Jarret, and Former U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan.

See the full list of the 2017 LGC Fellows  

About Adler University

Adler University educates students to engage the world and create a more just society. Established in 1952, it enrolls more than 1,400 students in master’s and doctoral programs for social change through its campuses in downtown Chicago and Vancouver, as well as an Online Campus. Adler University’s mission is to continue the pioneering work of Alfred Adler, the first community psychologist, by graduating socially responsible practitioners, engaging communities and advancing social justice.