Volunteer Work

Food is Life: Rural Poverty ASB

For my Spring Break, I was given the opportunity to travel to Jonesboro, Arkansas with a group of eleven other CMU students on my second Alternative Break. This time around, the social justice issue we focused on was Rural Poverty. My group and I served in two food pantries and one food bank throughout the… Continue reading Food is Life: Rural Poverty ASB

My Thoughts, etc.

2018 Goals

2017 was another year full of learning. I challenged myself more academically, I got a job, I had one of the best summers of my life, and I gained a lot of great friendships. I'm grateful for the experiences 2017 gave me but I am more than ready for the new year. As cheesy as… Continue reading 2018 Goals

Leadership Education

Just Some Power-Hungry People {HDF110}

As I've gotten older, I still can't quite wrap my head around how the world works. Seeing violent acts of hate on the news isn't even surprising anymore, and no matter how kind-hearted one may seem, people always tend to have some sense of superiority around others. There is always a cause people are fighting… Continue reading Just Some Power-Hungry People {HDF110}

Leadership Dev.

Safari Round 2: Guide Edition

After experiencing my first year at CMU, I'd have to say that the scariest part of college was the build-up to it. But thank goodness CMU has a wonderful program called Leadership Safari that made me feel more than ready to take on college. The five-day long leadership development conference was the perfect way for… Continue reading Safari Round 2: Guide Edition

Leadership Dev. · Volunteer Work

My First, and Definitely Not My Last, Alternative Break

These past two weeks have been an absolute whirlwind. I had to study for finals, say goodbye to all my friends at school, and prepare for a week-long trip to Immokalee, Florida with 10 other CMU students. Now, I'm finally settling into my room at home and finishing up unpacking. But I'd like to focus on that trip… Continue reading My First, and Definitely Not My Last, Alternative Break