Personal Development

Bruins Supporting Bruins --In this spirited competition between athletic teams, the focus is on developing leadership skills, teamwork, supporting other student-athletes, and academic achievement in exchange for points and the ultimate goal of being awarded the Bruins Supporting Bruins trophy and a team dinner!

Counseling Services – This is an invaluable free resource to all students struggling with temporary, situational, and/or chronic mental health. Counseling services provides individual counseling, counseling groups, healthy living workshops, consultation, and referral. Special attention also is paid to the ongoing issues affecting college students today. All staff in the Counseling Services office are licensed and in a continuous pattern of professional growth and development. Student-athletes are encouraged to use this free resource to maintain psychological well-being and development.

My Playbook – This program is designed to inform student-athletes about subjects that might affect them during their college career. All freshmen will be required to take four online courses in the NCAA’s My Playbook Program.  Courses include: Alcohol and Other Drug Prevention, Sexual Assault Prevention, Time Management, and Mental Health.

Speaker Series – The goal of this program is to invite accomplished and experienced individuals to our campus to expose the student-athletes to a broad range of topics that support the development of a well-balanced lifestyle encouraging emotional well-being, leadership, personal growth, and decision-making skills.