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…

Such a CHEERful Year

I was very apprehensive to start my third year at Central Michigan University. Being involved with the CMU cheer team, while being a member of the Greek community, and having a difficult class schedule was a daunting thought. Before the semester started I took a look at my life and prioritized my goals. It was…

FIRE UP CHIPS!

Last May, a good friend and fellow LASer, Kate Odykirk, urged me to come try out for the CMU Cheer Team. A little skeptical at first, I was hesitant, but I figured I’d give it a shot. After my first few attempts/failures at Co-Ed stunting, I didn’t think this was the sport for me, but…

Yes. Maybe. Or nah.

A very strange question has been brought to my mind recently, inquiring whether leadership starts with a yes or a no. After an immense amount of critical thinking, I came to the realization that leadership doesn’t start with either yes or no, but instead, starts with both yes and no. An important part of leadership…