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Equilibrium UP Leadership Development Academy open to All MRHS & MRMS Students

The Leadership Development Academy (LDA) provides insight into the habits of leaders and the necessary characteristics needed to exhibit leadership within the classroom, sports arena and life.  Join us to learn more about E-UP’s unique and highly-interactive program developed by James Fisher-Davis to help each young person reach their full potential (https://www.equilibriumup.com).  The LDA emphasizes the following basic tenets of leadership and techniques employed by emerging leaders as students, including student athletes:

  • Six habits of responsible athletes
  • Leadership styles (Autocratic, Authoritative, Servant etc.)
  • Qualities of the Servant Leadership
  • Qualities of Leadership as discussed by Dr. H. Hendricks
  • Conflict styles and how to overcome leadership hurdles
  • Student athlete’s role in building institution, department and team culture
  • Simple yet significant daily do’s for leaders

Orientation Meeting

Date:            Thursday, January 24, 2019

Time:            7:00 – 7:45am

Where:         MRHS Auditorium

Who:            Students, Parents & Coaches

Cost:            None

5 Regular LDA sessions begin Tuesday January 29, 2019

When:          5 consecutive Tuesdays 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/19 and 2/26

Time:            7:00 – 7:45am

Where:         MRHS Auditorium

Who:            Students only, open to all MRMS & MRHS students

Cost:            $50 per student for entire series

Please contact MRHS Athletic Director Tom Jamerson at
Tom.Jamerson@ucps.k12.nc with any questions.