Three Ways I Will Fight Racism Moving Forward

One evening in the late 1960s, a few years into Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s career at UCLA, Kareem and Coach John Wooden had dinner together. Kareem was still wary of his white coach,  as it was still early in their nearly 50-year relationship. As they were leaving the...

How One Athletic Department Continued On During the Pandemic

Guest Article from Dave Miceli, Director of Athletics, Burr and Burton Academy Clarity of Purpose Knowing who you are makes it easy to know what to do when you are faced with a new situation. You simply do the things that are in line with your core values. A week...

Start with Death in Mind

The Way of the Warrior “Keep death in mind at all times.” —Code of Samurai The way of the warrior is the powerful code of the Japanese Samurai and was responsible for their ability to rule Japan for 700 years. It still provides the foundational principles that...