Becoming a mentor was what I looked forward to all last year. When we picked our mentees last spring, I was ecstatic. I made an elaborate video to reveal myself to John as his mentor and then went to his high school to surprise him and take him out to coffee and lunch. When summer began, … Continue reading Being A Mentor
This spring I joined the Pre-med club here at Central. The Pre-med club focuses on the process to get into medical school and what medical school and what practicing like a physician is like. Many admissions representatives from medical schools have visited along with medical students and physicians. The Pre-med club allowed me to connect … Continue reading Pre-med Society
At the end of the fall semester, I joined the American Chemical Society. I have been interested in ACS since last year but unfortunately have not been able to attend many meetings since I have always had class on Monday nights. My Monday night labs did not change this year but my interest in ACS … Continue reading American Chemical Society
For the Leadership Advancement Scholarship, everyone serves on a LEAD team that is run by upperclassman LAS students. This is my second year serving on the Competition Day LEAD team. Being part of comp day for LAS is such an exhilarating experience. So many high school seniors show up that day full of energy and excitement to … Continue reading Hello! Welcome to Comp Day!
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??
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
"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