{I’m A Leader In A Bottle}

Throughout our lives we come across some people that have certain impacts on our lives. Some of those impacts are positive, whereas others may come across negative. Growing up as a kid, Robin Williams had an overwhelming positive impact on my life in which I carry with me as a young adult today. Although Robin…

{A Helping Hand}

Central Michigan University has an endless amount of amazing opportunities and recently I was fortunate enough to be a part of one. The Mary Ellen Brandell volunteer center offers an organization called the Service Ambassadors. This group is made up of spontaneous volunteers for some pretty awesome projects. There are no meetings or standards to…

{Choosing Civility}

This semester for my Leadership course, our class was assigned a book pertaining to leadership styles in the real world. My group was given the book Choosing Civility by P.M. Forni. With these books we were asked to read, reflect ad present to the class what ways these leadership styles had effected us, as well…

{PSY 100L Reflection}

Similarly to my Debate course, my LAS cohort was required to take Psychology this semester. Going into this class I was a bit worried that the material would be a lot to take on and would be particularly difficult. Through many  Although it was nice to take yet another class with my cohort, I struggled…

{COM 267L Reflection}

During my first semester here at CMU, my scholarship and minor required me to take a debate course. Luckily I had the opportunity to have half of my LAS cohort in join me at 9:30 every Tuesday and Thursday morning. Learning the history of argumentation and debate was never really something that I ever thought…

{Give Thanks, Get Thanked!}

With Thanksgiving being right around the corner, I would like to right an article about being thankful! This week I know a ton of people really take the time to think about what they are thankful for and who they are thankful for which is so great! However, shouldn’t we always be thankful for the…

{Sink or Swim}

So far, this semester has been an overwhelming amount of STUFF. By the word stuff, I mean homework, quizzes, exams, practices, meetings, conferences, decisions, dancing, making friends, finding my place, trying to make money, have a social life, make the Dean’s List, and still somehow have TIME to even sleep. As stressful as all of…

{Unite To Connect}

This past weekend, my Leadership Advancement Scholarship and I got the overwhelming opportunity to participate in the Leadership Connections Conference 2016 held at the Great Wolf Lodge in Traverse City, Michigan. This conference is made up of a variety of different leaders throughout Central Michigan University’s campus who come together to unite as one. Of…

{A Very Special Day}

As you may know, I highly considered going into special education as a major here at CMU, before I took interest into writing. That being said, I have always been quite involved in organizations like the Muscular Dystrophy Association, Special Olympics, Lutz High School, and many others. Coming into college I was concerned as to…

{Ignite YOUR Spark}

I am aware that I mention my leadership scholarship in practically every article that I write, but that’s because it is such a huge part of my life. Toady I relate my scholarship to one of the many involvements that are required of us LASers to partake in throughout one semester, and that is Spark…