Tactical Initiative: Assess Impact of USNA Culture on Critical Thinking and Decision-Making

Focus midshipmen time usage on those tasks that will best prepare them for the demands of being junior officers

Initiative Description:

  • Review the balance between military indoctrination objectives and undergraduate educational requirements
  • Review midshipmen time usage to ensure it is being optimized to prepare them as junior officers

Expected Outcome/Benefit:

  • Reduce reliance on the "gouge" mentality
  • Ensure proper balance between professional and academic development of midshipmen

Executive Sponsor:  Commandant


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