Woah, it's the end of my freshmen year. Woah, I just got a mentee. As I have discussed before, through LAS I received a mentor, Derek. But now it is my turn to get an incoming freshmen as my mentee. Everyone says that the mentor/mentee relationship is different for everyone and that is true but … Continue reading I’m a mentor??
A key component to LAS is our LEAD teams. We have a lead team for most of the events that we participate. The teams are ran buy LAS and each LASer has to participate in one each year. This year I was originally put in the special events team but because of conflict of meeting … Continue reading LEADTeam: Comp Day
Leadership- the action of leading a group of people or an organization. The state or position of being a leader. So there is a definition of leadership for you. But is leadership a yes or no? To me leadership is a no. To me leadership is making your own decisions which is often me saying no. … Continue reading YES OR NO??
On Friday, February 10th, my LAS cohort and a group of volunteers boarded a bus and left Mt. Pleasant headed for Detroit. After a long bus ride, and a good nap for me, we arrived at Jalen Rose Leadership Academy. Walking into Jalen Rose, I was a little nervous. As I explained in my pre … Continue reading LAS took the D
I have done a lot of community service before. I volunteered at my local food pantry every week since I was in middle school. I have organized and volunteered at many blood drives and other programs. I tutor k-12 in my free time and run as many sport camps as I could fit in. I … Continue reading Before LAS takes on the D
Part of LDR 100 class is attending a connections conference at the Great Wolf Lodge in Traverse City. The conference includes attending several speakers of your choosing, meeting other leaders from CMU, and of course swimming in the water park. Some people would not know how much joy a water park can bring to college … Continue reading Connection Conference 2016
For our LDR 100 class, we had to read a leadership book and make a presentation for our class. My group has the book Start With Why by Simon Sinek. What we took away from the book was as the title would suggest, before you do something, figure out why you want to do it. One … Continue reading Start With Why
Another class that my cohort had the privilege to take together was COM 267L. I was originally very nervous for the class because I am not a fan of public speaking but those worries were quickly extinguished. Public speaking is less stressful when you're in a room of 20 of your closest friends and you … Continue reading COM 267L: Intro to Debate
Spark Leadership conference is day long opportunity for individuals to develop their leadership skills. I was fortunate enough to attend the fall session of Spark this year. While attending Spark, I was put into a group of about 10 other students and an upperclassmen facilitator. The day started like any other conference we go to, … Continue reading Spark Leadership Conference 2016
"Leadership Safari is far none the number one college student leadership conference in the country." Leadership Safari is a week long program designed for incoming freshmen and transfer students. They allow the participants to move into Central a week early to help transition into college and develop leadership skills that will help them throughout their college … Continue reading 2016 LEADERSHIP SAFARI