Blahnik Chosen for Blackburn Institute

Madeline Blahnik of Sturgeon Bay was one of 50 students selected for the new Class of 2022 through the Blackburn Institute, a civic-engagement and leadership organization at the University of Alabama. 

As part of this new class, Blahnik will grow her leadership skills through the institute’s curriculum, which includes travel experiences across Alabama, networking opportunities, professional development and an annual symposium. Additionally, students will plan a civic-engagement project and implement it as a cohort.

The Blackburn Institute seeks to develop a diverse network of leaders through facilitating diversity of opinion, developing a call to action, networking through the generations and instilling a lifetime commitment.