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LAS Returns to the Adventure Learning Center for Mentoring Retreat

On September 12th and 13th the entering Leader Advancement Scholarship (LAS) cohorts of 2015 and 2014 traveled to the Adventure Learning Center at Eagle Village for the annual mentoring retreat. Ninety-one students spend two days at the training center participating

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If you’ve never visit the Motor City, you’re likely of the impression that it is one of the most forsaken pieces of real estate in the United States. From July 2013 until December of 2014 the City of Detroit was

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Freshmen Leadership Scholars Become Freds

For the past five years students enrolled in my LDR 100: Introduction to Leadership Education and Development course have been assigned Mark Sandborn’s Fred Factor. In addition to being an author, Mark is a well-known speaker and trainer with a

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Back to Eagle Village: the 2014 LAS Mentoring Trip

Exhausted, I climbed aboard the old blue school bus. I had just had the time of my life. I had shared laughs with best friends, and had made new friendships that I knew were for life. Feeling satisfied with my

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LAS Volunteer with Habitat 4 Humanity

On November 7th, 2011 the freshman Leader Advancement Scholarship cohort visited the Isabella County Habitat 4 Humanity ReStore.  The event, arranged by one several LAS community service LEAD Teams, allowed the ReStore to complete work on the foundation of an

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