Leadership theory application and year in review Wow, what a year. In just a few short months, I have changed more than I could have ever imagined. I met people I would never normally talk to, did things I have never done before, and accomplished a multitude of different things. Here is a little bit … More Year in Review
When I first heard that, as a part of LAS protocol, I would be getting a mentee, my first thought was, “I can barely take care of myself; how can I be expected to help take care of someone else?” I was nervous for other reasons too. What if they didn’t like me? What if … More How Do I Tell My Mentee To Go To Bed When I Usually Don’t?
Diversity-the state of being diverse; variety. Inclusion-the action or state of including or of being included within a group or structure. Service-the action of helping or doing work for someone. As a part of our LAS protocol, every LAS student is required to join what is called a LEAD Team. LEAD Teams are designed to … More LEAD Team-Diversity, Inclusion, and Service
On Friday, January 20th 2017, I had the opportunity to attend the SPARK Leadership Experience, hosted by the Leadership Institute. This is one-day leadership seminar designed to help emerging leaders on campus discover and develop their leadership styles and abilities. This event was required as a part of my Leadership Advancement Scholar protocol, but by … More SPARK Leadership Experience
The trip is now over, and I went and did so many things that I don’t know how I am going to cover all of it in one post…but I will try. First of all, I was sadly only able to go one the first day of the trip, as I had to be back … More Post Service Trip-LAS in Deroit
Growing up, education was always something that was emphasized in our household. My mother was a teacher and when she came home every night, me and my siblings could tell just how much my mom cared for her students. Education is vital to our everyday lives; without it, the opportunities available to us are greatly … More Before the Trip
The Connections Leadership Conference is an annual conference held at the Great Wold Lodge in Traverse City, MI. It is put on by the Leadership Institute to teach 100+ people from groups all over CMU’s campus about how to make connections (as the name implies) within your group and others, and how to become effective … More Connections Confrence
Even though Leadership Safari was months ago, its lasting impact is still prevalent today. The week began with my parents moving me in to my dorm room. I was really nervous on the way up to school; no about moving away from my family, but about the fact that I didn’t know anyone at CMU. … More Leadership Safari-Team Viper