Life Skills for Leaders  

2015 Spring Schedule coming soon!

Life Skills for Leaders are educational courses held from 1250-1320 in the Laboon Center on a variety of topics designed to help Midshipmen navigate many of the life challenges that they are likely to face at the USNA and as future leaders in the fleet. Courses are open to all Midshipmen and taught by a variety of instructors from the Midshipmen Development Center, the Chaplains and the Academic Center for Excellence. If you have additional questions, please contact us (mdc@usna.edu).

Date Title/Instructor/Description
09 September 2014
Nutrition for Peak Performance During Endurance Tasks 
 

Lila Al-Masri, MS, RD

Midshipmen Development Center

30 September 2014
Finding Your Inner Ninja, Part 1:  Story versus Observation
 

Jack Ryan, LCDR, USN 

Permanent Military Professor, USNA English Department

04 November 2014

Finding Your Inner Ninja, Part 2:  Making Changes 

Jack Ryan, LCDR, USN 

Permanent Military Professor, USNA English Department

18 November 2014
Mindfulness:  An Everyday Practice for Everyday Problems

Susana Ferradas, MS Ed

Midshipmen Development Center

02 December 2014

Performing Your Best Through the Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Katherine Ross, MA, and LT Paul Schreiner

Midshipmen Development Center 

 

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