Sigma Alpha Epsilon Year 2

As I look back on the past two years of being a part of a chapter that I can call my home away from home, I reflect on not only the growth that I have experienced personally, but I look at the change that I have seen within the chapter as a whole. Now, disclaimer:…

More Than Just a Mentee to Me

Sitting here at the end of my second year trying to put into words my experience of being a mentor is close to impossible. I think to myself and forget that being a mentor was part of my protocol because not once has it ever felt that way. When choosing a mentee I didn’t really…

Leading Through Communication

“The art of communication is the language of leadership” -James Humes Communication is an aspect of life that is used every single day when interacting with other people. Being able to communicate effectively is something very important not only when being a leader, but when interacting with others on a daily basis. Before entering COM…

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,…

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…

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…

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 the meaning behind everything you do is the first step in finding your why statement and the Ted Talk by Simon Sinek: How Great…

Making Meaningful Connections

Two months into college and I am here thinking about all the people that I have met and all the friendships that I have made. Im sitting here realizing that there are so many people out there that I have yet to meet and make a connection with. Not only as a Leader Advancement Scholar…