Posts In: Personal and Professional Skills

Spirituality and Leadership

April 5, 2019

What would happen if leaders prayed, meditated, or sat in contemplation before making a decision?

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Practicing Mindfulness

March 29, 2019

Understand and apply Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction across multiple school-home-life situations to remain grounded in the present while you prepare to leave The Hilltop

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Creativity for Life

October 4, 2018

How can we think and innovate creatively in professional spaces? How can creativity be an asset in our personal and professional lives beyond college? This course teaches students how to incorporate creativity into their lives.

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Identity and Relationships at Georgetown and Beyond

October 31, 2018

How do variables such as race, class, religion, and gender affect our interpersonal relationships?  How might a better understanding of these identities allow for intra- and interpersonal growth in this time of transition from college to beyond? 

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Leading Ethically: Challenges and Opportunities

October 10, 2017

“You can run, but you can’t hide.” What boxer Joe Louis is reported to have said about his ring opponents could also be said about you and ethical challenges.

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The Jane Goodall Rules: Acting Upon our Reasons for Hope

October 31, 2018

Explore Nat Geo, the Zoo, and the works of Jane Goodall with Jane's former personal advisor John Trybus. Develop your sense of hope and learn how to respond to the question: What can one person do to make an impact on the world?

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Life Negotiations

October 10, 2017

Negotiation affects all of our lives. We constantly strive in so many daily situations to secure agreements or cooperation or coordinated conduct with others that benefit our own interests. 

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Know Your Story, Design Your Life

October 31, 2018

Within this course, students will deeply reflect upon the person they were when they entered college, grapple with their growth and development during the college years, and prepare to meet future challenges mindfully.

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Vocation and Purpose

October 31, 2017

Reinforce the knowledge, skills, and dispositions you've developed during college with a sense of vocational purpose and direction

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