In my sophomore year at Central Michigan I was given the unique opportunity to attend a three day Garden Leader Training Seminar hosted by the Greater Lansing Food Bank. Now a graduating senior, I am happy to be reflecting on this experience two years later as it affords me the chance to really express all… Continue reading Garden Leader Training Seminar
Sitting on my bed in a small room in a small town, I am required to reflect on all the service I have completed this school year in the name of helping others. I am required to document the various occasions I put forth my effort and time without receiving monetary compensation. However, the true… Continue reading Service Learning Reflection
You know that feeling, when you go to the circus and there are so many acts that your heart just bubbles up with exhilaration and wonder and sheer happiness, simply due to the abundance of opportunities you’re presented with to see something spectacular, and at the same time you’re overwhelmed because you want to see… Continue reading Dearest Mentee ❤
Ok so in my pre reflection post about Detroit I mentioned all of the things I knew about the city, these are things that I’m sure make up many other peoples list of familiarity with the city of Detroit… what I didn’t realize and therefore was unable to mention, is the vast difference between Detroit’s… Continue reading LAS in the D- Part 2: Post Service Trip!
Detroit, It’s Michigan’s very own claim to fame; the town has been home to celebrities, one of the largest automakers in the country, trophy winning athletes and an incredibly large population of amazing people. While some of the city’s exterior glamour has faded and the population has decreased, there still remains much of the same… Continue reading LAS in the D – Part 1: Pre Service Trip!
Can We Be Lovers & Not Have Sex? – I feel ever so privileged to have run across this article and website in general via a friend’s shared post on Facebook. I have read this article in particular at least three times and numerous other articles which can be found on Elephantjournal.com. This spoke right… Continue reading
So many times the headlines we read scream the praises or problems of the socially famous and unfortunately, more often than not, we let those headlines dictate who we view as our leaders. Worse yet, while our eyes are trained to watch the “Justin Biebers” and “Miley Cyrus’s” of the world we are missing the… Continue reading Leadership Lives: Quietly but Currently
Since I have come to Central Michigan University I have been involved in numerous service projects and volunteer our opportunities. I am a part of the Registered Student Organization Circle K, which helps me achieve the majority of my volunteer hours and community service projects. Just in this past semester I have taken part in… Continue reading Volunteer/Community Service Reflection