Community · Leadership Development

LAS in the D – Part 1: Pre 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!

Leadership Development

Fred Factor Project : Share the Magic Reflection

Among the vast number of things Dan Gaken has taught me this semester is the meaning of being a “Fred” and what it means to have that certain “Fred Factor” in your life. A fred is someone that continually works to create value for others and make a difference in the world. This definition is… Continue reading Fred Factor Project : Share the Magic Reflection

Leadership Development · Leadership Training

Connections Conference 2013 Reflection

    Smack in the middle of one of my most stressful and busy school weeks of the semester is exactly where the Leadership Institute scheduled what turned out to be one of the most fun and exciting weekends of my college experience thus far. It’s not surprising that, although I was swamped with homework… Continue reading Connections Conference 2013 Reflection