Huntingdon College Offers Summer Leadership Academy for United Methodist High School Students

February 26, 2015
Montgomery, Ala.—Huntingdon College invites pastors and youth ministers who serve United Methodist churches in the Alabama-West Florida and North Alabama Conferences of The United Methodist Church to sponsor high school juniors and/or seniors to participate in the Huntingdon Leadership Academy, June 11–12. 

The Huntingdon Leadership Academy is designed to help students discern the various ways they may live out God's calling on their lives. During HLA, students will meet other United Methodist youth who are serious about discerning their spiritual and professional gifts. The Huntingdon College Office of the Chaplain, Huntingdon College faculty in the Department of Religion, and local United Methodist clergy will facilitate the overnight event. Learning sessions will be interspersed with worship and fellowship activities.

The cost for participation is $50 per student. To learn more and to register online, visit The deadline for registration is May 15. 

Huntingdon College, grounded in the Judeo-Christian tradition of the United Methodist Church, is committed to nurturing growth in faith, wisdom, and service and to graduating individuals prepared to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Founded in 1854, Huntingdon is a coeducational liberal arts college. The Chronicle of Higher Education recently recognized Huntingdon among "The Fastest Growing Colleges in America."