Service Learning Experience

During my third year at Central Michigan University, I had two service learning experiences that I would like to talk about.  The first experience comes from when i was given the opportunity to volunteer for a music festival in Kansas City, Missouri. Over Labor Day weekend this year, I was given the opportunity to volunteer…

Getting Back Into Greek Life

After a semester fully devoted to practicing and staying involved with the cheer team, I was excited to have extra free time open up in my schedule. Since the cheer team does a minimal amount of events during the spring, it gave me an excess of free time in my schedule. Once I realized this,…

COM(461L)e and Talk to Me

As a leader, I am constantly put into situations that require proper communication and listening skills. Whether I’m appropriately debating a topic with my peers or trying to convince people to pay money to pie me in the face for charity, communication skills are essential. For the second year in a row, I was put…

Put Yourself in Their Shoes..

There are many topics of conversation that can be controversial due to different moral beliefs and ethical backgrounds. Many people tend to avoid talking about these topics to evade confrontation and for a long time, I was the same way. I couldn’t stand having to debate people on topics like abortion and gay marriage because…

PSY 100L

The transition from high school to college is something I can confidently say many students struggle with.  New classes, living alone, strangers everywhere, it’s just stressful.  Starting this new chapter in your life is exciting but definitely something a lot of people tend to struggle with.  Luckily, I got to take two classes with forty…

COM267 Reflection

Proper communication techniques are essential in today’s world for a multitude of reasons. From using these techniques for immensely important job interviews to using them for something as simple as meeting new people and just being friendly and social. Taking a high level communications class my first semester here at Central Michigan University has already…