Many outdoor adventure education/recreation programs and school systems across the country utilize initiatives as part of their program offerings. This course is designed to help students learn about a program component that emphasizes the development of self-concept, group cooperation, and physical abilities. Students experience a variety of activities designed to promote group development and personal growth, while also developing skills in the areas of facilitation and debriefing. Students design and facilitate programs with local community groups as part of the course.General Education: CIV: Service Learning