• Katabasis: 12h Immersion

    The purpose of this Endurance challenge was to immerse ourselves in our missions. It’s a struggle to go through hours of focusing on one goal. Along the way, you could feel unmotivated or hesitant to dive into your mission. How would you feel or how would your morale change as the hours passed? To answer …

  • Strategos: Kautilya Plan

    The purpose of learning about Kautilya in Endurance is to formulate a strategy for ourselves to realize our missions. Back in 300 BC, Kautilya created a structure for administration, economic policy, and military strategy that continues to hold its influence in political science. Kautilya left us with a template and questions to consider the importance …

  • Morpheus: Mandala

    In Endurance, we created mandalas for our first milestone. The purpose of this piece was to represent what we have learned about vision in the Morpheus section of the course. In Morpheus, we studied the endurance of explorers to learn how vision guides a journey. We recycled previous assignments, such as reading logs and a …