From Stomach-Churning to Leadership

Describe a leadership experience you have had. My stomach lurched violently as if it had been caught on a fishhook and jerked suddenly forward. The scene before me, a bunch of shorts and t-shirt clad high school marching band kids puffing through various instruments, swayed and became blurry, as if separated from me by a … Read moreFrom Stomach-Churning to Leadership

An Awakening at IncluCity

A range of academic interests, personal perspectives, and life experiences adds much to the educational mix. Given your personal background, describe an experience that illustrates what you would bring to the diversity in a college community, or an encounter that demonstrated the importance of diversity to you. On a chilly November afternoon, I stared past … Read moreAn Awakening at IncluCity

The Spring Break That Changed My Life

Describe a significant experience or achievement that has special meaning to you. Instead of racing off to Florida’s ever popular and over-crowded beaches, I spent my junior year’s spring break sleeping in a room without air conditioning, cold showers, cleaning up trash, picking weeds, and wiping little kids’ runny noses. Punishment? Forced community service? Guess … Read moreThe Spring Break That Changed My Life