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A 50-year Journey

A 50-year Journey

In this episode of RadioStockdale, host Michael Sears recounts his transformative journey from the Naval Academy to the Marine Corps, civilian life, and back to the Ya...

Character Driven Leadership

Character Driven Leadership

Our guest is the Commandant of Midshipman, Col James Mcdonough, USMC. We discuss how the principles of character and resilience influenced the evolution of his leaders...

AI and Educational Integrity

AI and Educational Integrity

How does the Naval Academy balance the potential educational benefits of generative AI with the need to maintain educational integrity and the development of critical ...

AI and the Classical Greeks

AI and the Classical Greeks

How might the philosophies of the classical Greeks apply to today's AI technologies? Does the concept of a virtuous life translate into the development and use of arti...

ENCORE: AI and the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center

ENCORE: AI and the Joint Artificial Intelligence Center

We are at an inflection point in warfare, just as significant as the introduction of gunpowder or the airplane. The Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC) is tran...

AI and Weapons Targeting

AI and Weapons Targeting

What is the role of AI in modern targeting processes. We explore the delicate balance between human and machine functions, unravel the essence of 'meaningful human con...

Responsible AI

Responsible AI

Responsible AI Governance involves ongoing monitoring and evaluation of AI systems to identify and address potential risks. This proactive approach helps organizations...

AI and the Alignment Challenge

AI and the Alignment Challenge

We dive deep into the intricacies and ethical considerations of AI development, specifically focusing on OpenAI's Chat-GPT and GPT-4. Join us as we discuss how OpenAI ...

Demystifying ChatGPT

Demystifying ChatGPT

We demystify the technology behind Chat GPT and other generative AI like Google's Bard. Starting from the basics, we explore how Chat GPT functions as an app, generati...

AI & Deterrence

AI & Deterrence

Artificial Intelligence enhances deterrence capabilities in various ways, contributing to the overall effectiveness of military strategies and national security. Deter...

AI & Education 3: Plagiarism

AI & Education 3: Plagiarism

When we think of AI, the "elephant in the room" for educators is Plagiarism. This is the third installment from Dr. Jovana Davidovic on AI & Education, this time, addr...

AI & Education 2

AI & Education 2

We continue our discussion of AI & Education. Data Analytics can inform a teacher as to the relative quality of a student's work. AI can analyze large volumes of educa...

AI & Education 1

AI & Education 1

We talk about AI in general, and then get specific on several fronts. What does Personalized Learning mean, and how does AI assist in its application? Are intelligent ...

Mind & Body Workouts

Mind & Body Workouts

We continue our conversation with CAPT Franky, the senior Naval Special Warfare Officer on the Yard. He breaks down the elements of the exercises that lead to Strength...

Cardinal Virtues and Physical Training

Cardinal Virtues and Physical Training

The Naval Academy's mission begins with the statement: To develop Midshipmen morally, mentally and physically. On this podcast, we talk about one of the ways we combin...

ENCORE: Trustworthy

ENCORE: Trustworthy

Roger Mosby is now the former President and CEO of the Boy Scouts of America. Roger has had a long career in servant leadership. It all began as a sailor, serving in a...

ENCORE: Disruptive Technology

ENCORE: Disruptive Technology

With the rapid pace of technological change today, it's appropriate that we revisit an earlier podcast: Disruptive Technologies. These technologies such as autonomous ...

Coaching and the Skill/Will Matrix

Coaching and the Skill/Will Matrix

Is Coaching different from Mentorship, and if so, where do they both "fit"? What is the Skill/Will matrix, and how does it work? What makes coaching a powerful tactic ...

Navy Rugby 2023

Navy Rugby 2023

We're talking with the director of rugby at Navy, overseeing the Men's and Women's Rugby programs where both the Men and Women are 2023 National Champions. Rugby is a ...

Chaplains and Confidentiality

Chaplains and Confidentiality

Chaplaincy in the Navy is almost as old as the Navy. But what is chaplaincy, and what do Chaplains do? How does a Navy Chaplain work within the leadership structure of...

Vectors, former Acting Secretary of the Navy the Honorable Thomas Modly

Vectors, former Acting Secretary of the Navy the Honorable Thomas Modly

Consistent communication, from the highest level, to all levels of the nearly 1-million-person Department of the Navy is rare. Why is that so unique, and why did our g...

Dark Waters: Explained

Dark Waters: Explained

Dark Waters is an interactive scenario case study about a collision at sea between a US Navy Destroyer and a tanker. Sailors are trapped in spaces that are quickly flo...

Maritime Security: Explained

Maritime Security: Explained

Maritime Security is a complex case study, where a junior officer must decide among several different outcomes, none of which are optimal from a mission and moral stan...

Allyship: Explained

Allyship: Explained

Allyship is a series of case studies that follows the interactions of Midshipmen in various scenarios. After witnessing an event or comment by a third part friend and ...

Test Depth: Explained

Test Depth: Explained

Test Depth is a case study that follows the experiences of a young Junior Officer on his first role in the engineering department on a US Navy nuclear submarine. When ...

Looming Storm: Explained

Looming Storm: Explained

Looming Storm is a case study that follows the early experiences of a young Junior Officer aboard ship. In a flashback, we see a poorly led ship, its wardroom and its ...

Tactical Interrogation: Explained

Tactical Interrogation: Explained

Tactical Interrogation is a case study where we consider balancing the rights and interests of three stake-holding groups: service members, their clients (i.e. inhabit...

Artificial Intelligence: Explained

Artificial Intelligence: Explained

This is a different kind of case study in that it is a primer on Artificial Intelligence, and how it can be understood by naval officers. We go through several situati...

Cultural Competence: Explained

Cultural Competence: Explained

This is a case study where a group of Midshipmen on a semester abroad run into trouble. You're the protagonist in a fictitious eastern European country. You're out wit...

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