Community Committee Reflection

I somehow let this slip under my radar again this year and send my sincerest condolences.  Since I will be here for one more semester, I will complete this in the Fall.  Again, I’m sorry and do feel like I let down the LI in this post.  Slowly learning from my mistakes and getting better.

E-Board Reflection

As stated in my Centennial Nights blog post, I will be serving on an E-Board next semester for an RSO I start up with some friends.  I will update this in the near future.

Lead Team Reflection

For my senior year, I was given the chance to help the future of LAS by helping plan for Competition Day, one of the most anticipated events among the Leadership Institute.  The hype for Competition Day stems a lot from the freshman class, excited to get their mentee, but it also is much deeper than…

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…

New Year. New Me.

As a leader, in 2015 I really hope to become a better listener because when leading it is definitely important to listen to everyone because there may be a really good idea hiding in someone who doesn’t get the chance to talk.  I also want to start putting other before myself and this goal roots…