Retired U.S. Army First Lieutenant Melissa Stockwell, the first female solider wounded in Iraq, and a member of the 2008 U.S. Paralympic Team, lit the cauldron at the Opening Ceremony of the 2012 Warrior Games.

Reflection Exercise: Perspective

This exercise is intended to assist coaches and athletic administrators discover various perspectives as they face challenging scenarios, and remember the importance of showing reverence for the individual, addressing issues with integrity, entering conversations with humility, acting with empathy, utilizing the resources at your avail, and realizing the ripple effect of unaddressed issues. Read More 

Reflection: Freedom through Play

Caitlin Cantwell, a 2013 graduate of Neumann University, offers a beautiful reflection on the freedom and creativity that come about through play, one of the Institute’s core pillars. Read More