Academic Senate: Library Edition

This fall I served as a member of the Academic Senate Library Committee. This committee consists of 12 faculty, 5 students and the Dean of Libraries. We met on the first Monday of every month and my role included: (1) Serving as a liaison to facilitate communication between the library staff and other segments of…

Science, Technology and Service… Oh My!

Over Christmas break this year I had the opportunity to Site Lead one of Central Michigan’s Alternative Breaks. The Alternative Break Program gives students the opportunity to develop into lifelong active citizens in local, national, and global communities through a variety of direct-service experiences on different social justice issues. How It Works How the Alternative Break program works is…

PRSSA: Advancing my Career

When I finally finalized my major and career interests, I knew that it was crucial that I got involved with organizations to further my professional development in my field of Public Relations. Because of this, I decided to become a member of the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). This organization has brought me…

Sparking Ideas for Student Leadership

We are back with the Spark Leadership Series: Facilitator style! After attending Spark as a participant in the Fall of my freshman year, I had the opportunity to come back and serve as a facilitator and help lead participants through the program. If you do not know, Spark is a leadership program put on by the…

Lions, Tigers, & Alligators? Alternative Break Addition

Over Christmas break this year I had the opportunity to participate in one of Central Michigan’s Alternative Breaks. The Alternative Break Program gives students the opportunity to develop into lifelong active citizens in local, national, and global communities through a variety of direct-service experiences on different social justice issues. How It Works How the Alternative Break program works is you…

Life’s a (LAS) Picnic!

Each year for our Leader Advancement Scholarship we are required to serve on a LEAD Team. Last year, I served on the LEAD Team to plan the LAS Grad Ball, a banquet celebrating graduating scholars. This year I was placed on the Lead Team to plan the annual LAS Picnic in the Fall for all…