Emergence: Personal Foundations of Effective Leadership is Shafer Leadership Academy’s core leadership program. It is an eight-week highly interactive and engaging training opportunity ideal for emerging or experienced leaders seeking to enhance their leadership capabilities. Emergence begins Tuesday, April 4th at the Innovation Connector (1208 White River Blvd). Meals are provided. Emergence is sponsored by Ball State University, Muncie Power Products, Mursix, and Muncie Sanitary District.