{Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark!}

When I was 6 years old I was afraid of the dark. I watched a freaky television show with my neighbors and I thought a ghost was trying on my clothes in my sleep. I would cry, sweat, and scream if I saw a shadow move. This fear didn’t stop until I was probably 12…

{Mentee-be}

Being a mentor to Lauryn this year has surpassed my expectations, yet was nothing I expected. I never really saw myself being able to guide another person through every aspect of college when I had barely figured it out myself. With Lauryn being the bright and bubbly souls she is, she made the title of…

{Communication in Leadership}

I am starting a bit of a trend here with these class reflections, so I apologize for that. However, I am so excited to share with you all my experiences that I have been able to grow and learn from throughout my time as a student in my Communication and Leadership class with my cohort…

{S P A R K}

Last fall I was involved in a program called Spark Leadership. As a participant going through the process, I had a lot of fun being able to explore who I was as a leader and what my goals were as a college student. By spring of my freshmen year, I recognized the impact that these…

{Fall Recruitment 2017}

Going into college, I always knew that I wanted to go through formal recruitment and join a sorority. Freshmen, year, I was restricted from doing so because I was a member of Central Michigan University’s dance team. Although I have absolutely no regrets being a member of the dance team, I was so excited to…

{A New Chapter}

Hi friends! First things first, I want to apologize for the lack of updates lately, as I have been extremely busy! However, (lucky you) I am here today to catch you all up! This summer has been a roller coaster. Transitioning out of freshmen year, volunteering on my Alternative Break, then coming home to live…

{MASC/MAHS Camp}

Michigan Association of Student Councils and Honor Societies has impacted my life completely since 2014. Starting off as just a sophomore in high school, I have been fortunate enough to be involved in this powerful organization through Leadership Training Institutes, Regional conferences, and even state-wide conferences. Beginning summer 2014, I had registered to become a…

{MDA Summer Camp}

Have you ever been to a place that brings you so much joy, you find it hard to believe it’s real? You know, the feeling you get when you open the gift you wanted the most under the Christmas tree? Or the feeling you get when someone tells you they’re proud of you? This is…

{Letter To Lauryn}

Dear Lauryn, Hi love! If you are reading this it means that you have just discovered who I am and that I am your mentor for LAS! I am so excited to get to know you and spend more time with you come fall semester and I wish nothing but the best of luck to…

{Being a part of CMUDT}

I started dancing at age two. Throughout my life it has always been such a huge part of the women I have grown into today. From various types of coaches, teams, and achievements, I have experienced so many head strong, talented, and beautiful dancers throughout my life. After spending the last decade of my life…

{ǝʌıʇɔǝdsɹǝd}

Meeting with my LAS cohort every Wednesday for 3 joyous hours to study leadership is honestly one of the highlights of my week. As much as I thought I would have a negative attitude towards it since I have a hard time focusing in the evenings past a certain point, I have been able to…

{Leaders of Today Learning About Leaders of Yesterday}

Being a part of CMU’s Leadership Advancement Scholarship, we are given the opportunity to take an American History course with a focus on leadership. That being said, HST 100L writing intensive has exposed my class and I to the history of our country, and what movements and leaders it took to become the land of…