Dear Chad,

Dear Chad, The time has come. All your hard work and dedication has finally paid off and you are almost off to this new chapter in your life. You’ll dance at your last prom, you’ll take that last exam, you’ll walk down the halls of your high school one last time, and soon enough you’ll…

Greek Community Unites for Two Great Causes

Every year, the entire Greek community comes together for a week and we all support a philanthropy and raise money for them through various activities. This year, we had the pleasure to raise money for two amazing philanthropies, one being the Isabella County Child Advocacy Center and then other was for The Kristy Malter Memorial…

“Fighting for a Stronger Flint”

Growth and always learning about different places in this world is something that everyone needs to be educated on and to experience in life. Sometimes I feel as if I’m stuck in a little bubble. I only really know about life in the places that I live whether it be my hometown or my school,…

Thoughts on Being a Mentor

When I think of what a mentor is, the first thing that comes to mind is someone who can help another person by giving them their knowledge and wisdom within a certain topic or experience. I think of someone who can be almost a role model for that person. As I am finishing out my…

Lead with a Purpose

My first semester of college has been such a year of growth and development. I thought coming into this past year, I had a good understanding of what leadership is and what it means to be a good leader. I mean, I was accepted into one of the nation’s best program for leadership students, I…

A Diversity of Leaders

Throughout my life, I have gained the knowledge that their are many different kinds of leaders. Whether it be their personality or their leadership style, everyone has their own way of being a leader. One day in my leadership class, we had the pleasure to hear the stories of a few different leaders that are…

HST110L

Spring semester of your freshman year; the time where everything begins picking up the pace. The first semester was definitely for learning and adapting to the new world that is college, but once you have that first few months under your belt, the stress level definitely increases as you move forward. As part of our…

Mt.P meets Detroit

Who knew that you could experience so much in only two short days. The amount of inspiring, eye-opening, and learning experiences that I had on this trip was something that in some parts can’t describe in words. This was one of those times that you could only learn through experience and living through it to…

Thoughts Before I Enter the City of Detroit

As I entered my journey of being a Leader Advancement Scholar, I looked at all of the different things that I would be experiencing during my time at CMU. I noticed that as a cohort during our second semester freshman year that we would be going on a trip to Detroit. I saw pictures from…

Finding My ‘Why” Statement

When you go through your daily life, do you ever stop and think of why you’re doing something? What is the purpose of the action that you are carrying out? Realizing you’re meaning behind everything you do is the first step in finding your why statement and the Ted Talk by Simon Sinek: How Great…

Does Leadership come from a “yes” or “no”?

Leadership is something that I have always had trouble defining. Its something that can have all different kinds of meanings and interpretations. Leadership, I believe, is something that everyone has within themselves, but it’s how you choose to display your leadership to the the rest of the world. When it comes to the theory of…

Stay You, Stay Beautiful

In today’s society, there are many mediums that can carry out messages and stories that can impact others immensely. One of the most popular and current sources of information and entertainment is the American video sharing website, YouTube. I have been on YouTube for as long as I┬ácan┬áremember. I would say that I watch youtube…