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Week 13 – 2015 – Senator Stephanie Bice

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Senator Bice discussed the challenges of campaigning, specifically with going door-to-door campaigning and how she valued these as learning lessons.  Senator Bice also discussed how some questioned her credibility due to her presumed age and the importance of getting everyone to vote.  She also discussed how only 10% of her constituents voted in the election.  […]

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Representative Munson discussed her story from UCO student to State Representative. She also provided 5 excellent points related to leadership principles and behavior. Which points resonated with you the most and why?

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Representative Dunnington discussed two primary topics to enhance your leadership capacity. Choose one of these topics and discuss how you can improve your abilities in this area.

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During her presentation Dean Couch walked us through the process that the OCU Law School has been undergoing to create a top tier legal learning community, highlighting some important processes and decisions that have been made during this time. Think about a project, a goal or an idea that you would you like to complete […]

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The topic for Tom’s conversation focused on emerging from past challenges and negative situations and realizing the potential that you have as an individual. Answer one of the following questions: 1. How can you best emerge from either challenges, mistakes and disappointment? 2. How can you help others emerge from either challenges, mistakes and disappointment?

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During his presentation, Michael Carolina discussed technology in Oklahoma and the world and potential breakthroughs in the future. How can we related technological themes to leadership? Does technology detract or enhance your leadership potential and efforts?

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During Governor Nigh’s presentation he discussed several leadership themes. One related to beginning your leadership and service journey now. He also provided two ways to lead, getting in front of the direction of the crowd or inspiring others to follow your leadership. Choose any topic he discussed (it can be one not provided here) and […]

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Justin discussed the change in his mindset from fighting for himself to fighting for others. What areas in your life can you begin to look to empower others, focusing on their needs first?

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Bill Curry’s presentation had a number of important lessons. Provide your thoughts and reflection on one of the following three items. 1. Your thoughts on the poem he provided “The Cold Within” 2. Your thoughts on the “Fellowship of the Miserable” 3. Your thoughts on the “Pain of Discipline or the Pain of Regret – You […]

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Dr. Hynes discussed the philosophy of shifting one’s paradigm to focus on enhancing natural strengths as opposed to focusing on weaknesses.  Discuss one of your identified strengths you will focus on enhancing and how this may impact your leadership roles in the UCO community.

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