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
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!
A key component to LAS is our LEAD teams. We have a LEAD team for most of the events that the Leadership Institute puts on. The teams are run buy LAS students. This year I was originally put on the special events team but because of conflict of meeting times, I was moved to the … Continue reading LEADTeam: Comp Day
History was never a class that I looked forward to. You're probably expecting me to say "until now because HST 110L changed my perception on the subject". Unfortunately that is not where I was going with that. HST 110L didn't make me fall in love with history but I didn't dread going to class like I … Continue reading HST 110L: American Experience
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??
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