ROTC holds Leadership
LAKELAND, Fla. (Oct. 10, 2002) - The ROTC at Florida Southern will
conduct a Leadership Reaction Course Oct. 23 from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30
p.m. at the SUMP, located on the shores of Lake Hollingsworth, across
from Branscomb Auditorium. The event will demonstrate cadet teamwork
in overcoming problems and obstacles.
The Leadership Reaction Course is a series of events that a small
team of cadets will face. Given a scenario and some materials, they
will have to improvise a solution as a group, in a specified timeframe.
According to Captain Charles Seifert, assistant professor of military
science, the exercise serves to teach teamwork, build leadership
potential, and develop decision-making and problem-solving skills
under stressful conditions. "The great thing about this exercise,"
he said, "is seeing the wide variety of solutions that cadets come
Colonel Scott L. Armbrister, Commander, 6th ROTC Brigade, Savannah,
Ga., 6th BDE, will be on campus during the event to review and assess
the needs of the ROTC program. Armbrister commands all ROTC units
in Georgia, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
For further information about the event, please contact Seifert
at 680-4944 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Florida Southern College
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.